A course in College Algebra (MATH 1130) or higher and a course in Statistics fulfills the math requirements at most PA schools.
Physician Assistant Master’s Degree Programs require a Bachelor’s degree prior to admission.
The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) must be taken for most PA programs.
Health care experience hours, especially those that require direct patient interaction, are required by most PA programs. Job shadowing with a PA is also highly recommended.
Additional recommended courses for competitive entry into Physician Assistant Programs include: Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Immunology, Embryology, Parasitology, Psychology, and other advanced Biology and Chemistry courses.