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Division of Physician Assistant Studies

The Division of Physician Assistant Studies is committed to improving health and quality of life for individuals within and beyond the state of West Virginia. Our graduates will be educated to deliver a wide range of diagnostic, preventative, therapeutic and health maintenance services.

Who We Are

A head shot photo of Sarah Shumate.

Sarah Shumate

Physician Assistant Studies

“My undergraduate degree in Medical Laboratory Science has prepared me so well for my next steps in the Physician Assistant Studies program.”