Red Rocks Community College is the only community college in the nation to offer a master’s degree. RRCC’s Physician Assistant Program, established in 1998, is a rigorous 27-month, nationally accredited program that prepares physician assistants to serve all communities by practicing professional, empathetic, inclusive, team-based medicine with a focus on primary care.

The program also emphasizes examining the challenges and opportunities in underserved/rural medical practice and offers an immersion track for students who are interested in rural medicine and working in a rural community upon graduation.

Learn more about RRCC’s Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program.