A World of Opportunity
The MGH Institute's Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program offers a unique blend of opportunities in the classroom and the clinical environment. Learn how to contribute and lead in an interprofessional work setting. Expand your skills and knowledge through an integrated curriculum grounded in team-based learning. And fulfill clerkships at Harvard Medical School-affiliated academic medical centers, primary care outpatient clinics, and community hospitals in Boston and beyond.
"Growing up on a farm in rural Mississippi and eventually working as a law enforcement officer in Atlanta gave me a unique perspective on socioeconomic and health care disparities. The very roots of the PA profession are to close the gap, which affects so many people in my community and family alike."
Learn more about Marcus Wheeler,
Master of Physician Assistant Studies '19
CNN/Money.com ranked physician assistants as one of the nation’s best jobs
Physician Assistant is ranked second in U.S. News & World Report's list of best health care jobs
31% Growth in Next 10 Years
Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the need for PA’s will grow by 31% over the next 10 years