Physician Assistant BS/MS
College of Health Sciences and Technology
Websites: Program Website
Catalog Description
Example courses: Pharmacology, Clinical Medicine, Patient History AND Physical Examination
What will you do? All states require that new PAs complete an accredited, formal education program. The typical physician assistant program lasts about two years and requires at least two years of college and some healthcare experience for admission. Most applicants to physician assistant programs hold a bachelor's or master's degree. Job opportunities should be good, particularly in rural and inner city clinics. Earnings are high.
Possible titles: Physician Assistant BS/MS
Career outlook: Up 48.8% at a much faster than average rate