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  Feb 20, 2018
2016-2017 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Pre-Physician Assistant (A.S.)

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Program Advisor: Contact Dr. Claudie Biggers, 371-5080 ( or Angie Alvarez, 371-5444 (

Associate in Science
Major Code - PAST.AS

Designed to provide the first two years of the curriculum leading to a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant. Some programs accept applications with specific course work from 60 to 90 hours, while others require a Bachelors degree. Work experience and reference letters are highly recommended for the CASPA (Central Application Service for Physician Assistants) application. Go to for specific information. See your major advisor for more information.

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements (42 Semester Hours)

Recommended Courses (2 Semester Hours)

Students will be advised for courses based on the university to which they plan to transfer. Students should check degree requirements at the institution to which they wish to transfer.

Total (60 Semester Hours)

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