The PA Program represents a partnership involving the
University of Wisconsin – La Crosse, the Gundersen Medical Foundation and the Mayo Foundation. Within this
partnership classes are taught on the campuses of all three
partner institutions and most clinical experiences are provided
at Gundersen and Mayo Clinic practice sites. Program
offices and many of the program’s classes are taught in the
Center in La Crosse.
The first class of students enrolled in the Bachelor of
Science in Physician Assistant Studies Program in 1995. The
program enrolled the first students in
a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
curriculum in June of 2004.