Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital Physician Assistant Program, MS

  • New York City

Excel in a Growing Profession

The Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital PA program offers students from diverse backgrounds a rigorous course of study designed to prepare them for roles as compassionate, ethical primary care providers. Our graduates are critical thinkers, committed to professionalism, teamwork, and community engagement. This program gives you the opportunity to excel in a growing profession ranked the #4 of 100 Best in 2023 by U.S. News & World Report.

Be an Integral Resource

  • Clinical affiliation with top medical institutions throughout the NY metro area, offering a diverse clinical experience.
  • Program first time PANCE pass rate consistently above the national average.
  • Study in the ever-exciting and diverse New York City.

Take Courses Like…

Pathophysiology, where you will study the basic pathophysiologic understanding of diseases and the resulting clinical manifestations; Clinical Medicine, a three-semester sequenced course focusing on the study of disease; and Surgical and Technical Skills, that provides instruction in management of patients during the perioperative course.

Integrated system-based curriculum and innovative advanced degrees! The PA program offers an integrated curriculum that takes a holistic approach to healthcare. Preclinical training will expose you to multiple disciplines simultaneously, so your learning experience is analogous to the manner in which you will practice.

Add Opportunities and Experiences

The Center for Excellence in Healthcare Simulation offers state-of-the-art resources and a variety of clinical focused learning opportunities ranging from fundamental skills to high-fidelity simulation. Students have the opportunity to publish clinical review articles with faculty and may have the opportunity to study abroad at selected medical sites.

“I believe our student-centered approach to PA education is one of the main reason for our success.” —Jean Covino, DHSc, Program Chair

Physician Assistant Fellowships

Advance Clinical Provider Fellowships are sponsored by Northwell Health and aim to identify upcoming leaders who will carry the health care system’s vision and mission forward for future generations. Fellowships are a way to help PAs transition to clinical practice. PA fellowships are not required to practice clinically, and admission to these programs is at the sole discretion of Northwell Health.

Physician Assistant Career Stats

Ranked #2

Best Healthcare Job for 2023 (Source: U.S. News & World Report)


PANCE Pass Rate in 2022


Median Salary (Source: AAPA 2023 Salary Report)