College of Health Sciences

Physician Assistant Campuses

Christiana, Delaware Campus

The Arcadia University Department of Medical Science opened a campus in Christiana, Del., in the fall of 2006. The Christiana Campus is located in an executive center in the growing Newark area and provides an adult learning environment. The campus is immediately adjacent to the Christiana Hospital and the Delaware Academy of Medicine Library, which provides access to all students. The campus includes classrooms and laboratory spaces, a Student Center, offices and meeting rooms.

Glenside, Pennsylvania Campus

The Glenside campus is the historic home of Arcadia University and serves both undergraduate and graduate students. The Physician Assistant program is located in Brubaker Hall, which offers dedicated classrooms, laboratory space, offices and a student resource room. Students at the Glenside campus have access to student services on the campus, including the Landman Library. The Physician Assistant program faculty is based at each respective campus, but the faculty share teaching and course responsibilities at both campuses.

Both campuses follow the same curriculum and share many lecturers. Students from both campuses attend anatomy class together at the Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. Combined, the two campuses offer the resources and advantages of a large program with the personal attention of smaller classes. Students come to Arcadia to pursue their careers as Physician Assistants of distinction.