Pre-Physician Assistant

Admission requirements for physician assistant programs vary from school to school. If you are interested in becoming a physician's assistant, you should make early contact with the schools of your choice for specific admission requirements. Commonly, students must have 60 semester hours that include the following:

Course Area Credits

General biology

4

General chemistry

8

Human anatomy and physiology

8

General psychology

3

College algebra

3

English composition

3

Expository or technical writing

3

Cross-cultural course

3

Anthropology or sociology

3

Humanities (literature, history or philosophy)

6
Two multicultural courses 6

Note: It is important you check with your school of choice to make sure the courses you take at ENMU are going to be accepted for credit toward your pre-physician's assistant bachelor's degree.

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1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
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