Physician Assistant Studies, M.S.
2021 Semester Map

TOTAL CREDITS: 98

Fall, Year One

CourseCredits
PHAS 601
Advanced Anatomy
3
PHAS 602
Advanced Physiology
3
PHAS 610
Clinical Medicine I
5
PHAS 635
Behavioral Medicine
1
PHAS 660
Physician Assistant Professional Issues
1
TOTAL CREDITS13

Spring, Year One

CourseCredits
PHAS 611
Clinical Medicine II
5
PHAS 620
Pharmacology I
3
PHAS 622
Clinical Skills I
1
PHAS 630
Clinical Laboratory Medicine
3
PHAS 655
Epidemiology and Interpretation of the Medical Literature
2
PHAS 675
Medical Informatics and Diagnostic Imaging
1
TOTAL CREDITS15

Fall, Year Two

CourseCredits
PHAS 606
Advanced Clinical Pathology
2
PHAS 613
Clinical Medicine III
4
PHAS 615
Surgery
3
PHAS 621
Pharmacology II
3
PHAS 623
Clinical Skills II
1
PHAS 650
Research I
1
PHAS 690
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
2
TOTAL CREDITS16

Spring, Year Two

CourseCredits
PHAS 614
Orthopedics and Rheumatology
2
PHAS 617
Pediatrics
3
PHAS 627
Clinical Skills III
2
PHAS 651
Research II
1
PHAS 665
Emergency Medicine
3
PHAS 670
Family Practice
2
PHAS 680
Clinical Decision Making
1
PHAS 695
Women's Health
2
TOTAL CREDITS16

Summer, Year Three

CourseCredits
PHAS 7XX
Clinical Clerkship CoursesA
6–9
TOTAL CREDITS6–9

Fall, Year Three

CourseCredits
PHAS 752
Research III
1
PHAS 7XX
Clinical Clerkship CoursesA
12–18
TOTAL CREDITS13–19

Spring, Year Three

CourseCredits
PHAS 754
Comprehensive Assessment for Clinical Practice
1
PHAS 7XX
Clinical Clerkship CoursesA
12–18
TOTAL CREDITS13–19
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Clinical Year courses will be individually assigned from the following:


  • PHAS 700 Family Practice
  • PHAS 701 Internal Medicine
  • PHAS 702 Surgery
  • PHAS 703 Emergency Medicine
  • PHAS 704 Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • PHAS 706 Pediatrics
  • PHAS 707 Psychiatry
  • PHAS 710 W01 Elective I

And one of the following electives:


  • PHAS 705 Orthopedics Clerkship Elective
  • PHAS 710 W02 Elective II