The Central Coast Physician Assistant (CCPA) program educates culturally-humble, diverse physician assistants (PAs) to serve the primary care needs of medically underserved communities.


CCPA program intends to be recognized as the principal source of PAs from historically underrepresented groups providing culturally-humble care to medically underserved communities.​

Program values

  • Excellence
  • Teamwork
  • Diversity & inclusion
  • Osteopathic philosophy
  • Equity
  • Freedom of expression