Listed by Money Magazine as the "fifth best job in America,"
Physician Assistants are in high demand. These health professionals
are licensed to practice medicine under the supervision of a
licensed physician. Jobs for physician assistants are expected to
soar by 50% over the next 10 years.
You can become part of this growing profession by earning your
Bachelor of Science Degree in Physician Assistant at St. John's.
Offered by our College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, this
rigorous course of study combines academics with clinical training
at leading New York-area hospitals, medical centers and
private medical practices.
The 130-credit program incorporates two essential components:
the first year integrates medical, behavioral and social sciences
to develop a comprehensive approach to patient care. The clinical
experience of second-year matriculated students involves
supervised, hands-on training by physicians and physician
assistants at affiliated sites.
We invite you to learn more about the Physician Assistant
Program at St. John's by exploring our program requirements,
objectives, academic resources and faculty.
Sandra Beysolow, M.S.Ed., RPA-C