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We have some very exciting news to share with you. Effective Jan. 1, 2020, the Physician Assistant Program changed its sponsorship to the University of Maryland Baltimore. We are now the University of Maryland Baltimore/Anne Arundel Community College Collaborative Physician Assistant Program.

Find information about the sponsorship change and admissions requirements.


The full-time, 25-month, credit program includes subjects in applied medical and behavioral sciences, patient assessment, clinical medicine, procedural skills, health policy, professional practice issues and supervised clinical practice. It is accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).

Learn more about this program and its accreditation.

Faculty and Staff

Program Director

Cherilyn "Cheri" Hendrix, DHEd, MSBME, PA-C, DFAAPA
Director and Associate Professor

Kimberlee Bizzell, MD
Medical Director and Assistant Professor

Full-time Faculty

Theresa Neumann, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Assistant Program Director and Associate Professor

Colleen Ohm, MMS, PA-C
Academic Coordinator and Assistant Professor

Nicole Wooten, MSHS, PA-C
Assistant Professor


Karen Frank
Assistant Director of Admissions

Mystee Jennings
Clinical Coordinator/Academic Services Specialist

Li-Chuan Lo, Ph.D.
Data and Assessment Analyst

Additional Program Faculty

Shani Fleming, MS, MPH, PA-C
Associate Professor

Larisa Odessky, PharmD
Assistant Professor

Resources for Students

Admission Requirements

The 2019-2020 application cycle is now closed. The 2020-2021 application cycle will open through CASPA April 2020.

Please visit the University of Maryland Baltimore's webpage in early 2020 for updated admissions and program information.

Additional Program Costs

To see a list of additional program costs, please visit the University of Maryland Baltimore's Costs and Financial Aid webpage.