Doctor of Medical Science
Lynchburg College is excited to be in the developmental stages of a doctoral degree as a post-professional option for students that have graduated from the Lynchburg College Master of Physician Assistant Medicine program (MPAM). Curriculum development started in Late 2013 and will produce its first expected graduate in May 2018.
This program is not an entry level doctoral program. Physician Assistants interested in this program must have previously completed the Lynchburg College MPAM degree, completed all of their PA professional education, and successfully passed the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE).
- 9 months additional instruction post-master’s degree
- Coursework in leadership training in areas including healthcare management and law, organizational behavior, disaster medicine, global health
- Clinical fellowship
Please continue to visit our website for more information as it develops.
The program offering is contingent upon the approval of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).