#26 Best Physician Assistant Programs

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MU PA Students Host Blood Drive for Spring 2022

  • A PA student participates in the PA run Spring 22 blood drive.
  • A PA student participates in the PA run Spring 22 blood drive.
  • A PA student participates in the PA run Spring 22 blood drive.
  • A PA student participates in the PA run Spring 22 blood drive.

Congratulations to the Marquette 2021 WAPA Award Winners!

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Norine Friell Service Award:

Paul Robinson Leadership Award:

Connor Schulz
Connor Schulz
Faustina Zertler
Faustina Zertler

PA of the Year:

PA Preceptor of the Year:

Alumnae Katharine (Hackbarth) Schenck
Miranda DeThier
Alumnae Miranda DeThier

PA2s Participate in Hands-On DaVinci Robot Simulation Lab

Dr. Georgen from Neenah, WI presented a lecture on the DaVinci Robot which was followed by a hands-on experiential simulation lab experience for our PA-2's!

  • Dr. Georgen demonstrates the DaVinci Robot in the OR Sim
  • A PA2 student controls the DaVinci Robot in the OR Sim
  • PA2 students listen to Dr. Georgen as he demonstrates the DaVinci Robot in the OR Sim

Congratulations to our 2021 MU PA Preceptor of the Year!!!

Breanna Wentland - 2021 Preceptor of the Year

Breanna Wentland (Drewek) is an alum of the Class of 2013 and currently practices at GI Associates in Wausau, Wisconsin.







PA Students Lead Campus COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

MU PA Vaccine Clinic

Physician Assistant Ranked #1 of 100 Best Jobs in America

Projected Jobs: 39,300
Median Salary: $112, 260

Physician Assistants work under doctors to care for the sick or injured by interpreting tests and conducting exams. READ MORE >>

Marquette PA Studies Announces Allison Woodworth: National Health Service Corps Scholar Award

Allison Woodworth

Allison is from Platteville, WI and completed her Biomedical Science degree from Marquette in May, 2020. She is a first year student in the PA program at Marquette and was awarded this highly competitive scholarship to serve in a health professional shortage area. Congratulations Allison!

Marquette University opens $18.5 million physician assistant studies building (BizTimes)

Have No Doubts

Upon breaking ground on a new Physician Assistant building, Kristina Sit, now a postgraduate fellow, reflects on what makes the program special.

PA continues to have 100% pass rate on National PANCE

The next time you're treated by a Marquette physician assistant, know that you're in the hands of one of the nation's best. Marquette PA students Class of 2020 has a 100% first time pass rate on the national PANCE Certification.

Postgraduate Physician Assistant Emergency Medicine Program

Marquette University’s Department of Physician Assistant Studies offers a one-year emergency medicine fellowship at Marquette, Aurora Sinai Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.