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Health Careers for BSU Students Community Guide: Physician Assistant School

Resources on Health Careers suitable for BSU students of all majors to pursue

Academic Planning

General Course Work*:
*Below are common course requirements but can vary between schools. Make sure to check for individual school requirements. 

  • BIOL121 and BIOL 122
  • CHEM 141 and CHEM 142
  • BIOL 251 and BIOL 252
  • BIOL 302 or BIOL 395
  • BIOL 297, PSYC 201, or ECON 210
  • One to Two Semesters of social and behavioral sciences: PSYC 100 is recommended
  • ENGL 101 and ENGL 102

Possible Additional Requirements:

  • BIOL 200 or BIOL 321
  • CHEM 243 and CHEM 244
  • CHEM 352 or 452
  • MATH 141 or MATH 161E/MATH 143

Standardized Exams

Schools will request either the GRE to PA-CAT. Check with the schools you are applying to find out which exam you should take.