Salus University has teamed with other universities to acknowledge their commitment to the training of future practitioners of primary healthcare by joining in an articulation agreement.

3+2 PA Program

Affiliate Undergrad PA ProgramUnder the joint agreement, up to four select undergraduate students from each institution, who successfully complete specific core course requirements at those institutions, may continue their education in physician assistant studies at Salus University in the 3+2 degree program of study.

Those selected for the 3+2 degree program will complete the first three years of the Pre-Physician Assistant Studies Curriculum at the partner university, which may consist of 90-101 semester hours of undergraduate education (depending on the undergraduate institution of study), including prerequisites. Candidates must maintain good standing with a GPA of 3.0 or above. The next two years will be completed at Salus University in the Physician Assistant Studies program. The student is awarded a Bachelor's degree by the partner university upon the successful completion of the first year at Salus and a Master of Medical Science degree by Salus University at the conclusion of the graduate degree program.

Participating Universities

Western New England University

If you are a Western New England University student interested in this program, please contact for further information or visit the WNE website.