Mission, Vision, and Goals


The program seeks to develop well-informed, resilient, and compassionate PAs who provide patient-centered and service-oriented medical care in diverse environments.


The program vision aspires to transform healthcare through increased access, affordability and equality for the benefit of people and communities.   

Core Values and Goals

  • Compassion: Foster a commitment to Christian values, ethics and integrity in personal and professional service as a PA
  • Service: Emphasize a servant-leadership lifestyle, which prepares graduates to serve in underserved communities, domestically and abroad
  • Leadership: Develop a solid professional value system, committed to lifelong learning, professional development, and advocacy for the profession
  • Knowledge: Cultivate high-quality graduates committed to self-discovery and self-assessment and to the application of critical thinking and analysis of research.

George Fox University Mission

George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion.