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In Partnership with Ochsner Health

In the spirit of academic excellence, the mission of the Xavier University of Louisiana Physician Assistant Program is to educate physician assistants to become ethical, competent, and compassionate physician assistants who are dedicated to providing superior quality healthcare that contributes to the promotion of a more just and humane society by improving the healthcare of the diverse communities we serve. Learn more!

Non-Partnership Program

If you are a Physician Assistant student from a non-partnership school seeking preceptor and practicum experiences, an active academic affiliation agreement between Ochsner Health and the sending school is required. Rotation applications are managed by the Office of Allied Health Administration. Learn more!

MSN and Post Licensure, DNP and PhD

Ochsner Health offers a variety of preceptor and practicum opportunities for the graduate nursing student. We have preceptors for Family, Acute Care, Gerontological, Pediatric, and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner students, as well as Nurse Midwifery and Clinical Nurse Specialist students. Additionally, we have students pursuing Master of Science in Nursing for Education, Informatics, Health Care Policy, and Executive tracks. Learn more!