Serving you, as you serve others.

As one of the top pre-health care professional programs in the region, Lipscomb University is helping the next generation of healthcare leaders prepare for a career of service. That’s why we’ve created our School of Physician Assistant Studies, a faith-integrated 27-month master’s program that serves you and your vocational goals as you prepare to serve others. With small class sizes and connected faculty, gain hands-on training experience on-campus in Lipscomb’s state-of-the-art facilities, and off-campus in local hospitals, labs and other health care facilities. Earn your Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree and enter into a field that has a national 99.4 percent job placement rate.

School of Physician Assistant Studies

Through Lipscomb’s year-round program, you will complete seven semesters that include a 15-month didactic phase and a 12-month clinical phase. Through this interdisciplinary program, develop your skill set and gain unprecedented connections into Nashville’s thriving healthcare industry. Prepare to enter into a field with endless opportunities and jobs available, and learn vital skills to help those in need, today!

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Roger Davis, Pharm.D. 
Dean and Professor
College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

800.333.4358, x. 7160

Stephen Heffington, M.D.
Program Director
School of Physician Assistant Studies
Assistant Professor
College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

800.333.4358, x. 7247