STDEV 274

Preview of Physician Assistant

Course Description

Preview of the physician assistant profession and PA school application process. Guest presentations by practicing PAs, PA school representatives, and pre-health advisors.

When Taught

Winter

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1

Fixed

1

Fixed

1

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0

Recommended

St Dev 170

Title

Role of PA

Learning Outcome

Describe the role, scope, and specializations of a physician assistant within the healthcare system.

Title

Educational Pathway

Learning Outcome

Identify the educational pathway and admissions process required to become a physician assistant.

Title

Individual Preparation

Learning Outcome

Analyze your individual preparation for the process of admission to physician assistant school.