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Physician Assistant / Public Health Program

  • 99.3% of all PA/MPH graduates pass the PANCE.
  • 94.4% of graduates pass the National Certifying Exam the first try.
  • 84% of alumni (2021-2023) worked in primary care or a MUA.

With Touro's Joint MSPAS/MPH Program, in less than 3 years, you will be well-prepared for the future with two master's degrees: a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies and a Master of Public Health.

Our Programs

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Joint Degree: MSPAS/MPH

We are the only program in which you'll earn MSPAS and MPH degrees concurrently. You'll take both public health and PA courses each term, integrating the material across the two disciplines. Overall, our goal is simple; to increase access to quality healthcare.

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Ambassador HP Connect Program

For existing Touro University California students, we have an Ambassador HP Connect program where you will receive personalized mentorship, mentorship training and you will mentor disadvantaged students from high school and college as they pursue their educational journey to a healthcare career.

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This Is Physician Assistant

Alumni, School News

Program Wins Grant to Boost Diverse PA Workforce

$91,000 in Song-Brown funding will enhance Joint MSPAS/MPH Student Offerings


Alums from Various Programs Celebrate…

Graduates of the College of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Pharmacy, and College of Education and Health Sciences make strides to further careers

School News

How to Become a Physician Assistant

Exploring the Importance and Benefits of a Physician Assistant Career in Health Care

School News

Embracing Inquiry and Stories in Research

Research Day 2024 Celebrates Storytelling Approaches to Create Engaging Research Presentations and Gather Critical Data

PA/MPH Events

Accreditation & Outcomes

The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Continued status to the Touro University California Physician Assistant Program sponsored by Touro University California. Accreditation-Continued is an accreditation status granted when a currently accredited program is in compliance with the ARC-PA Standards.

The approximate date for the next validation review of the program by the ARC-PA is September 2029. The review date is contingent upon continued compliance with the Accreditation Standards and ARC-PA policy.

The accreditation history for the Touro University California Physician Assistant Program can be accessed by following this link.

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