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Higher Education in Maryland
Academic Program Proposal
Currently Under Review
Date Proposal Received Institution and Proposal Degree Awarded Name of Academic Program Objections Received Decision Deadline MHEC Final Decision Final Decision Date

South College

Program Proposal(pdf)

Multiple  OOS Initial Application Yes 11/27/2014  Authorized  11/20/2014 

OOS Initial Application  Program Description

The Master of Health Sciences in Physician Assistant Studies program provides a competency-based graduate educational program centered on patient-focused care. The program is designed to be the starting pathway in the professional career for future health care providers. The program includes a 15 month didactic phase and a 12 month generalist clinical learning phase. The program requires 165 quarter credit hours.The Doctor of Pharmacy program is designed as an accelerated, three year curriculum. The curriculum is aligned with the competencies required by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). Upon completion of this program, students are able to sit for licensure. The program requires 175 quarter credit hours.

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