Physician Assistant Requirements

Suggested Course Sequence for Pre-Professional Physician Assistant Program

Please note: The minimal satisfaction of entrance requirements does not guarantee acceptance into the professional portion of the program. The final decision for acceptance rests with the professional school.

FRESHMAN / Fall
  • General Biology I
  • Faith & Reason I00-200
  • Strategies in Research & Rhetoric I
  • Freshman Year Experience I
  • Precalculus
FRESHMAN / Spring
  • General Biology II
  • Strategies in Research & Rhetoric II
  • Statistics I
  • Communication & Expression
  • Architecture of Information
  • Freshman Year Experience II
SOPHOMORE / Fall
  • General Chemistry I
  • Anatomy & Physiology I
  • Global Consciousness I
  • General Physics I
SOPHOMORE / Spring
  • General Chemistry II
  • Anatomy & Physiology II
  • Microbiology
  • General Physics II
JUNIOR / Fall
  • Organic Chemistry I
  • Faith & Reason 300-400
  • Immunology
  • Introduction to Computer Applications
  • Critical & Analytical Thinking
  • Biology Seminar
JUNIOR / Spring
  • Biochemistry I
  • Ethics, Values & Truth
  • Cell Biology
  • Global Consciousness II
  • Genetics
SENIOR YEAR – BEGIN THREE YEARS AT RUTGERS-SHRP