Curriculum Overview

PA Program

Didactic Year | First Year

Summer:
Credits | Course
4 BIO 534 Anatomy
1 BIO 536 Anatomy lab
3 BIO 544 Physiology
2 BIO 524 Microbiology
1 BIO 514 Genetics
3 PA 510 Clinical Skills
1 PA 512 Clinical Skills Lab 1
1 PA 502 PA Profession
2 PUBH 520 Research Methods for Health Professions
18

Fall:
Credits | Course
1 PA 514 Clinical Skills Lab 2
6 PA 520 Clinical Medicine 1
3 PA 530 Pharmacotherapeutics 1
3 PSYC 525 Psychology in Healthcare
2 PA 540 Women’s Health
2 PA 545 Pediatrics
1 PA 550 Special Topics in Medicine
18

Spring:
Credits | Course
6 PA 522 Clinical Medicine 2
3 PA 532 Pharmacotherapeutics 2
1 PA 565 Evidence Based Medicine
2 PA 570 Healthcare Policy
4 PA 575 Emergency Medicine and Surgery
1 PA 580 Procedures in Medicine
17

Clinical Year | Second Year

Summer:
Credits | Course
5 PA 602 Rotation I - Internal Medicine
5 PA 610 Rotation II - Family Practice
2 PA 620 Thesis Guidance
12

Fall:
Credits | Course
5 PA 630 Rotation III - Women’s Health
5 PA 640 Rotation IV - Pediatrics
5 PA 650 Rotation V - Emergency Medicine
15

Spring:
Credits | Course
5 PA 660 Rotation VI - Surgery
5 PA 670 Rotation VII - Elective
4 PA 680 Rotation VIII – Elective
1 PA 690 Rotation IX – Mental Health
2 PA 695 Summative Evaluation Experience
17

Total credits required for Master of Science in Physician Assistant degree: 97 credits

Events

Lecture: Not Just a Pretty Face

Dates: Apr 22

Location: Walker Recital Hall

Theatre: The Laramie Project

Dates: Apr 24 - Apr 27, 2014

Location: Taylor Little Theatre

MET HD Live: Così Fan Tutte

Dates: Apr 26

Location: Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

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