Doctorate of Physician Assistant
Touro University Worldwide

Program Details

The Doctorate of Physician Assistant (DPA) from Touro University Worldwide allows students to excel in their area of interest within the global healthcare industry. This fully online health science program provides a path for working professionals to achieve their DPA without a residency requirement.

The online health science curriculum, while enhancing your existing knowledge as a PA, also expands upon competencies you can use to further your career. This doctoral-level education emphasizes the following:

  • Life-long education
  • Clinical experience
  • Career accomplishments

Graduates gain a thorough understanding of the research and theories needed in clinical competencies. This knowledge helps these professionals face the evolving challenges of today’s healthcare industry.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Touro University Worldwide is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.4 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have current licensure or possess an emeritus status; current NCCPA certification or emeritus status; and minimum two years of clinical practice/experience.