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Pre-Physician Assistant Toolbox

What Is A Physician Assistant?

Physician Assistants (sometimes referred to as Physician Associates) are licensed clinicians who practice medicine in every specialty and setting.

Trusted, rigorously educated and trained healthcare professionals, PAs are dedicated to expanding access to care and transforming health and wellness through patient-centered, team-based medical practice.

Learn More About PAs



What are Physician Assistant Schools Looking For?

For a better understanding of what physician assistant schools are looking for from their applicants, view Admission Factors.


Application Process

View details regarding the Pre-PA application process.

Admissions Test

Learn more about the GRE and how to prepare.



Get Involved! 

In addition to gaining patient care and shadowing hours, being involved on campus is a great way to prepare for 
Dental school.  Consider joining
Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED), National Health Preprofessional Honor Society, and view other Pre-Health Student Organizations.


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 Last Modified 11/21/23