Master of Physician Assistant Program

The Master of Physician Assistant (MPA) Program is an accredited 28-month program that provides graduates the skills and resources to deliver health care as physician assistant leaders in an evolving health-care industry. 

Graduates of the MPA Program are eligible to sit for the Physician Assistant National Certification Exam (PANCE).  Upon successful completion of the PANCE, physician assistants may use the “PA-C” designation, pursue state licensure and practice medicine with a supervising physician.  ‌

Congratulations Class of 2016!

The MPA Program participated in several commencement week events that celebrated the accomplishments of the Class of 2016 as its members enter the PA profession.

EVMS Commencement

Letitia Juday delivered the Class Response on behalf of the School of Health
Professions at the EVMS Commencement Ceremony at the Norfolk Scope. 

 MPA White Coat & Awards Ceremony

PA White Coat Ceremony
Faculty helped students don their long white coats for the first time. The 
ceremony included Pi Alpha PA National Honor Society inductions and the
presentation of several awards, including Preceptor of the Year - Dr. David

Military Commissioning 

Picture with Tom Parish, Zaman Khan, and Volha Just Picture with CO16 group

Two PA Class of 2016 graduates, Volha Just, LTJG and Zaman Khan, LTJG
will serve in the Navy after graduation. They were officially recognized at the
Military Commissioning and Recognition Ceremony aboard the USS
Wisconsin berthed at Nauticus in downtown Norfolk. Several of their
classmates were on-hand to show their support.

These pages reflect current program information, including admissions criteria, costs and curricula.  Information is subject to change.


Register TODAY!

EVMS School of Health Professions
Open House

Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016

8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Lewis Hall, 700 W. Olney Road
Norfolk, VA 23507