Physician Assistant Studies Program
September 26, 2016


Bridge Program - General Information

On January, 7, 2008, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board granted the PA program permission to transition to a Master's Degree level program. The creation of the Bridge Program was also approved.  The Bridge Program is designed to offer previous graduates of the bachelor’s physician assistant program  the opportunity to obtain a professional Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies. The goal of this option is to provide an opportunity for practicing physician assistants to increase and enhance their medical knowledge and clinical skills.  


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