Master of Science Physician Assistants


Ascension Simulation Lab

This lab allows students to acquire procedural skills with the most advanced models, cadaver specimens, and superior equipment used by Ascension medical professionals. Take advantage of ultrasound and robotic surgery simulators, access to an impressive library of radiologic images from actual studies performed, and an extensive exposure and education on a wide range of diagnostics and procedures.

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

The Physician Assistant program at LTU is dedicated to educating all potential students about the importance of understanding diversity across all populations. This link will feature articles related to diversity equity and inclusion to help facilitate a deeper understanding of cultural differences. 


Nursing Careers


The  Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the employment of PAs to grow 31% between 2019 and 2029, a rate that is much faster than the average for most other occupations.

What do physician assistants do?

PAs are medical professionals who diagnose illness, develop and manage treatment plans, prescribe medications, and often serve as a patient's principal healthcare provider. With thousands of hours of medical training, PAs are versatile and collaborative.