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Physician Assistant Program

Timeline to Apply - 2017

TimelinePlease note: to prepare yourself for becoming the best possible candidate for admission, please refer to the timeline below so that your application for admission is submitted in timely fashion and as complete as possible. This example timeline is designed to accommodate those who are new to a program of study, and have taken none of the prerequisite course requirements. Your situation may differ, particularly if you have completed most prerequisite course requirements. Please refer to our website for all Programs of Study information, including current deadlines.

June – July 2015

August – September 2015

December 2015 – January 2016

May – June 2016

July 2016

August – September 2016

November 2016

  • Deadline to apply for SUMMER PROGRAMS. Be sure all supporting documentation has been submitted.

December 2016 – January 2017

  • Submit all final transcripts from fall and/or winter terms to Student Admissions
  • Register for any remaining prerequisite courses. To be a viable candidate, you should have no more than one (1) science and two (2) other remaining prerequisites courses to complete. Please note the science courses highlighted in red below. These should be completed early in the process.
  • Submit proof of registration for all courses to be taken in the final spring term.

Sample Schedule

Calendar Physician Assistant
Year One: Fall

A&P I w/lab

Chemistry 1 w/lab

Gen. Biology 1 w/lab


Year One: Spring

A&P II w/lab

Chemistry II w/lab

Gen. Biology II w/lab

English Elective

Year One: Summer

Microbiology w/lab

Gen. Psychology

English Elective

Year Two: Fall


Upper Division Science

Humanities/Social Science

Humanties/Social Science

Abnormal or Lifespan Psychology

Year Two: Spring COMPLETE!
April 21, 2016