| | The Physician Assistant master's degree program takes pride in developing leaders who inspire, empower and influence positive change.The mission of the Department of Physician Assistant Studies is to provide educational experiences which prepare physician assistant graduates to enhance access to primary medical care, with a hope to increase care for the citizens of rural and medically-underserved Eastern North Carolina and beyond. We seek to achieve this mission in an educational community where faculty, staff, clinical instructors, students, and other health care providers work together in an atmosphere of mutual respect, cooperation, compassion, and commitment. |
If you are planning to apply to the ECU Physician Assistant Studies program within the next 1-2 years and have questions about the program, you can attend one of our Closer Look sessions. Closer Look is a time to closely examine program requirements and get tips on creating the best application. The sessions are led by members of the admissions committee. These events are held quarterly from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. see below for upcoming sessions.
The Closer Look 2016 sessions will be held on February 5th, May 6th, August 5th, and November 4th. To register for one of the sessions, please click here. If you have any questions, please send them to PAADMISSIONS@ecu.edu.
The August 5th Closer Look Session is now full. Please choose another session if you are interested in learning more about ECU's PA Program.
For prospective applicants who are more than two years from applying, representatives from the ECU PA program can be found at university open house events (see calendar of events here) or for undergraduate and high school groups questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Also visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for specific information regarding the program.
East Carolina University
Physicians Assistant Studies
4310 Health Sciences Building
Greenville, NC 27834
(252) 744-1100 office
(252) 744-1110 fax