Arcadia University Christiana Campus
in Delaware

Delaware CampusOffering Physician Assistant Master's Degree

The Arcadia University Department of Medical Science and Community Health opened a campus in Christiana, Del., in the fall of 2006. This program builds on the relationships that Arcadia enjoys in the Delaware, Maryland and New Jersey medical communities. Arcadia University has affiliations with all Delaware hospitals and numerous physician practices for the clinical education of Physician Assistant students. 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.

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 supervisory responsibilities at both campuses.

Both campuses follow the same curriculum and share many lecturers. Student from both campuses attend Anatomy class together at the Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia and also attend the annual conference of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. 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.

Christiana Campus Location and Contact Information

Arcadia University Department of Medical Science and Community Health
Christiana Campus
111 Continental Drive, Suite 201
Newark, DE  19713

Tel: 302-356-9440
Fax: 302-356-9458