Jessica Easter
​​Jessica Easter

​Graduate Student
Physician Assistant Program

Hometown: Detroit, Mich.

Jessica’s passion is caring for others.

That’s why she’s pursuing a degree that puts people’s lives in her hands through the physician assistant program at CMU. It’s why she embraces the challenging courses and rigorous training that push her to do more than her best.

Choice decision. “The skills and knowledge of this program, coupled with CMU’s drive to cultivate highly qualified health care professionals, encouraged me to make CMU my first choice.”

Making connections. “In pursuing higher education at CMU, I have built strong connections and experienced a variety of opportunities that have enabled me to grow both in my personal life and academia.”

Caring confidence booster. “The support provided by the faculty, staff and my classmates continuously motivates me to surpass each challenge and has made me more confident in my future as a health care provider.”


 ​Just what the doctors ordered

Highlights of CMU’s health care degrees include:

  • ​CMU has leading programs and researchers in neuroscience, psychology, dietetics and nutrition, therapeutic recreation and counseling.
  • One of CMU’s newest majors is a biomedical concentration in engineering science.
  • CMU opened America’s 137th medical school in 2013, uniquely designed to train doctors to serve rural areas of the state and Midwest.

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