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ONLINE ​​Doctorate of Physician Assistant (DPA)

Excel ​above and beyond the competition by Earning the Highest Degree for Physician Assistant.

​The TUW ​​DPA degree program provides Physician Assistants’ (PAs) advanced comprehensive understanding of the theories and research needed to expand competencies in their current and/or future careers, as they face the challenges and the evolving demands of today’s healthcare industry.

The ​DPA program enhances existing knowledge and expands upon competencies applicable to your role as a PA. The doctoral degree emphasizes life-long education, clinical experience, and career accomplishments. By earning a Doctorate of Physician Assistant (DPA) degree, PAs, educators, and administrators, advance their careers to excel above the rest by positioning themselves for a wide range of opportunities to apply clinical innovation, conduct scholarly research, and exercise leadership in a current or future practice.

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    FLEXIBILITY - Complete your course work, submit assignments, collaborate and engage with your professors and classmates all online.  
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    EXPERIENCED FACULTY - The faculty ​members are comprised of dedicated educators who hold doctoral degrees and are experienced ​leaders and business professionals.
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    ADVANCED RESEARCH TOOLS - Take advantage of the resources available in the TUW online library, with writing resources and popular research databases.
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    ACCELERATED PROGRAM - This accelerated ​DPA program can be completed in as little as two years. There are no GRE test scores required for admissions. 

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The TUW School of Health and Human Services

The faculty and administration in the School of Health and Human Services are dedicated educators, with decades of combined on-the-job experience in private and public sectors as well as online and traditional education. 

Using the latest, proven techniques in the delivery of online education, TUW can help make earning the degree of your dreams a reality!

​ Courses Include

​Scholar Practitioner

Evidence Based Medicine
Advance Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Healthcare Law and Professional Practice
Healthcare Management
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals
Issues in Medicine

​DPA Career Opportunities 

​The TUW ​DPA degree program will enable students to focuses on the specific practicing in any area of medicine, surgery, medical education or other health-related areas.

About Touro University Worldwide

Touro University Worldwide is a nonprofit university established by philanthropic visionaries who are committed to developing a passionate, connected learning community that can help students achieve their individual academic goals. Students at TUW are committed to social justice, intellectual pursuit, and philanthropic duty. This philosophy is derived from the Judaic foundation on which the university was originally founded and a value system that welcomes all cultures and backgrounds.


Affordable tuition and no additional costs for text books. Ask about our scholarships!

All Online

Flexible, 100% online degree programs, designed for busy professionals.

Practicing Faculty

Professors with real-world experience provide personal support. 

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Regional Accreditation by the WASC Senior College and University Commission
Touro University Worldwide is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). Touro College Los Angeles (Lander Campus) is a division of Touro University Worldwide.
For more information on WSCUC, visit www.wascsenior.org or write WSCUC at 985 Atlantic Ave., Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501.

In 1970, Bernard Lander, PhD, LHD, in the tradition established by the early Jewish-American leaders for whom it is named, founded Touro College and University System in New York City to strengthen the Jewish heritage and tradition and serve the larger American and worldwide community through high-quality education. More than 19,000 students are currently enrolled in its various schools and divisions across the country and around the world. The Touro College and University System has a long track record of offering high-quality degree programs in professional fields at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate levels in subjects such as business, law, social work, Jewish studies, technology, health science degrees, medical degrees and more. In 2010, when Dr. Alan Kadish took over as president of Touro following Dr. Lander’s esteemed tenure, he renewed our commitment to ensure that even as we grow, each campus, every program, and all of our students are held to the standard set for us for many years. Visit www.touro.edu to learn more about the Touro College and University System.

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