Curriculum

DEGREE PLAN - MASTER OF PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT STUDIES
University of North Texas Health Science Center
PA Class of 2017
Year 1, Fall Term 2014 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Anatomy 1  MPAS 5401 4.00
Clinical Anatomy 2  MPAS 5208 2.00
Human Physiology MPAS 5612 5.00
Medical Interviewing MPAS 5211 2.00
Physical Exam Skills MPAS 5412 5.00
Professional Issues for Medical Practice MPAS 5350 2.00
Total 20.00
Year 1, Spring Term 2015 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Physical Diagnosis MPAS 5322 3.00
Culture/Diversity in Healthcare MPAS 5312 2.00
Fundamentals of Behavioral Science MPAS 5302 3.00
Clinical Pharmacology MPAS 5404 4.00
Principles of Evidence Based Medicine MPAS 5207 2.00
Introduction to Disease MPAS 5410 5.00
Total 19.00
Year 1, Summer Term 2015 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
PA Master's Project MPAS 5201 3.00
Health Promotion/Health Disease MPAS 5232 2.00
Dermatology MPAS 5203 2.00
Total 7.00
Total Hours - Year 1 46.00
Year 2, Fall Term 2015 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Supervised Practice I  MPAS 5241 2.00
Neurology MPAS 5255 2.00
Endocrinology MPAS 5265 2.00
Musculoskeletal System MPAS 5380 3.00
Pediatric Medicine MPAS 5360 3.00
Obstetrics and Gynecology MPAS 5370 3.00
Cardiology MPAS 5460 4.00
Pulmonology MPAS 5275 2.00
Special Topics in Clinical Med MPAS 5285 2.00
Total 23.00
Year 2, Spring Term 2016 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Supervised Practice II  MPAS 5242 2.00
Clinical Skills MPAS 5205 2.00
Gastroenterology MPAS  5280 2.00
Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose, Throat MPAS  5260 2.00
Emergency Medicine MPAS  5250 2.00
Genitourinary System MPAS 5270 2.00
Clinical Practica MPAS  5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Total 20.00
Total Hours - Year 2 43.00
Year 3, Summer Term 2016 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Practica MPAS  5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Total 8.00
Year 3, Fall Term 2016 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 8.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Total 20.00
Year 3, Spring Term 2017 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Senior Seminar MPAS 5190 1.00
Total 17.00
Total Hours - Year 3 45.00
* Clinical Practica courses include: Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Elective Practicum MPAS 5450 4.00
Internal Medicine Practicum MPAS 5853 8.00
Pediatrics Practicum MPAS 5454 4.00
Family Medicine Practicum MPAS 5855 8.00
Psychiatry Practicum MPAS 5456 4.00
Surgery Practicum MPAS 5857 8.00
Obstetrics & Gynecology MPAS 5458 4.00
Emergency Medicine MPAS 5459 4.00
Inpatient Practicum MPAS 5460 4.00
Underserved Practicum MPAS 5451 4.00


DEGREE PLAN - MASTER OF PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT STUDIES
University of North Texas Health Science Center
PA Class of 2016
Year 1, Fall Term 2013 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Anatomy 1 MPAS 5401 4.00
Clinical Anatomy 2 MPAS 5208 2.00
Human Physiology MPAS 5612 5.00
Medical Interviewing MPAS 5211 2.00
Physical Exam Skills MPAS 5412 5.00
Professional Issues for Medical Practice MPAS 5350 2.00
Total 20.00
Year 1, Spring Term 2014 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Physical Diagnosis MPAS 5322 3.00
Culture/Diversity in Healthcare MPAS 5312 2.00
Fundamentals of Behavioral Science MPAS 5302 3.00
Clinical Pharmacology MPAS 5404 4.00
Principles of Evidence Based Medicine MPAS 5207 2.00
Introduction to Disease MPAS 5410 5.00
Total 19.00
Year 1, Summer Term 2014 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
PA Master's Project MPAS 5201 3.00
Health Promotion/Health Disease MPAS 5232 2.00
Dermatology MPAS 5203 2.00
Total 7.00
Total Hours - Year 1 46.00
20.00
Year 2, Fall Term 2014 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Supervised Practice I MPAS 5241 2.00
Neurology MPAS 5255 2.00
Endocrinology MPAS 5265 2.00
Musculoskeletal MPAS 5380 3.00
Pediatric Medicine MPAS 5360 3.00
Obstetrics and Gynecology MPAS 5370 3.00
Cardiology MPAS 5406 4.00
Pulmonology MPAS 5275 2.00
Special Topics in Clinical Med MPAS 5285 2.00
Total 23.00
Year 2, Spring Term 2015 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Supervised Practice II MPAS 5242 2.00
Clinical Skills MPAS 5205 2.00
Gastroenterology MPAS 5280 2.00
Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose, Throat MPAS 5260 2.00
Emergency Medicine MPAS 5250 2.00
Genitourinary System MPAS 5270 2.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Total 20.00
Total Hours - Year 2 43.00
Year 3, Summer Term 2015 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Total 8.00
Year 3, Fall Term 2015 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 8.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Total 20.00
Year 3, Spring Term 2016 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Senior Seminar MPAS 5190 1.00
Total 17.00
Total Hours - Year 3 45.00
* Clinical Practica courses include: Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Elective Practicum MPAS 5450 4.00
Internal Medicine Practicum MPAS 5853 8.00
Pediatrics Practicum MPAS 5454 4.00
Family Medicine Practicum MPAS 5855 8.00
Psychiatry Practicum MPAS 5456 4.00
Surgery Practicum MPAS 5857 8.00
Obstetrics & Gynecology MPAS 5458 4.00
Emergency Medicine MPAS 5459 4.00
Inpatient Practicum MPAS 5460 4.00
Underserved Practicum MPAS 5451 4.00


DEGREE PLAN - MASTER OF PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT STUDIES
University of North Texas Health Science Center
PA Class of 2015
Year 1, Fall Term 2012 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Gross Anatomy with Lab MPAS 5401 4.00
Neuroanatomy MPAS 5208 2.00
Human Physiology MPAS 5612 5.00
Medical Interviewing MPAS 5211 2.00
Physical Exam Skills With Lab MPAS 5412 5.00
Professional Issues for Medical Practice MPAS 5350 3.00
Total 21.00
Year 1, Spring Term 2013 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Physical Diagnosis with Lab MPAS 5322 3.00
Culture/Diversity in Healthcare MPAS 5312 2.00
Intro to Masters Project MPAS 5201 1.00
Fundamentals of Behavioral Science MPAS 5302 3.00
Clinical Pharmacology MPAS 5404 4.00
Principles of Evidence Based Medicine MPAS 5207 2.00
Introduction to Disease MPAS 5410 5.00
Total 20.00
Year 1, Summer Term 2013 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Independent Study: Master's Project MPAS 5199 2.00
Introduction to ECG MPAS 5204 2.00
Dermatology MPAS 5203 2.00
Total 6.00
Total Hours - Year 1 47.00
Year 2, Fall Term 2013 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Supervised Practice I with Practicum MPAS 5241 2.00
Health Promotion/Disease Prevention MPAS 5232 2.00
Independent Study: Master's Project MPAS 5199 1.00
Integrated PA Clinical Medicine I MPAS 5901 9.00
Integrated PA Clinical Medicine II MPAS 5902 9.00
Total 23.00
Year 2, Spring Term 2014 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Supervised Practice II with Practicum MPAS 5242 2.00
Clinical Skills MPAS 5205 2.00
Integrated PA Clinical Medicine III MPAS 5903 9.00
* Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Total 21.00
Total Hours - Year 2 44.00
Year 3, Summer Term 2014 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Total 8.00
Year 3, Fall Term 2014 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 8.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Total 20.00
Year 3, Spring Term 2015 Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Clinical Practica MPAS 5XXX 4.00
Senior Seminar MPAS 5190 1.00
Total 17.00
Total Hours - Year 3 45.00
* Clinical Practica courses include: Course Name Subject Catalog Credit Hours
Elective Practicum MPAS 5450 4.00
Internal Medicine Practicum MPAS 5853 8.00
Pediatrics Practicum MPAS 5454 4.00
Family Medicine Practicum MPAS 5855 8.00
Psychiatry Practicum MPAS 5456 4.00
Surgery Practicum MPAS 5857 8.00
Obstetrics & Gynecology MPAS 5458 4.00
Emergency Medicine MPAS 5459 4.00
Inpatient Practicum MPAS 5460 4.00
Underserved Practicum MPAS 5451 4.00
This page last updated 19th Aug 2014