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Physician Assistant Studies | Curriculum

Year Semester CourseCredit Hours
1SummerPA-606 Human Anatomy6
  PA-607Introduction to the PA Profession1
  PA-632Principles of Pharmacology2
  PA-643Human Physiology & Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts3
  PA-630Bioethics 1
   Total Semester Hours13
1FallPA-614Fundamentals of Clinical Medicine I6
  PA-617Clinical Problem Solving I1
  PA-634History and Physical Examination Skills2
  PA-695Research Methods for Health Professionals       3
  PA-624Pharmacotherapeutics I3
  PA-662Pathophysiology I3
  PA-654Diagnostic Medicine I2
   Total Semester Hours20
1SpringPA-615Fundamentals of Clinical Medicine II6
  PA-618Clinical Problem Solving II1
  PA-625Pharmacotherapeutics II3
  PA-636Clinical Skills and Procedures2
  PA-690Graduate Project I1
  PA-663Pathophysiology II3
  PA-655Diagnostic Medicine II2
  IP-710Transforming Health Care2
   Total Semester Hours20
2SummerPA-616Fundamentals of Clinical Medicine III3
  PA-619Clinical Problem Solving III1
  PA-626Pharmacotherapeutics III2
  PA-652Principles of Emergency Medicine2
  PA-653Principles of Surgical Care2
  PA-691Graduate Project II1
  Total Semester Hours13
  Total Didactic Credit Hours66
2FallPA-670Clinical Rotation I5
  PA-672Clinical Rotation II5
  PA-674Clinical Rotation III5
   Total Semester Hours15
2SpringPA-676Clinical Rotation IV5
  PA-678Clinical Rotation V5
  PA-679Clinical Rotation VI5
   Total Semester Hours15
3SummerPA-680Clinical Rotation VII5
  PA-682Clinical Rotation VIII5
  PA-685Clinical Rotation Elective5
   Total Semester Hours15
   Total Clinical Credit Hours45
  Total Credit Hours:   111
ElectivesPA-633International Physician Assistant Practice1
Last Published with Edits:June 5, 2018 11:34 AM
Last Comprehensive Review: June 2016
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