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SSG_Rod in Oakland, California

Updated 35 months ago


I currently graduated from college and received my degree in Biology as well a minor in Chemistry. I so desperately want to attend PA school in...

kk in Portland, Maine

Updated 35 months ago

Who makes more - PA or OT? - 1 Reply

As far as I know, I thought PAs were paid a lot better than OTs (occupational therapists). However, the national statistics confuse me- every time I...

WDCW in Ballwin, Missouri

Updated 35 months ago

PA with a Doctorate in Chiropractic - 2 Replies

I have a doctorate in chiropractic and practiced for 3 years, however; I have been in surgical sales for the last 7 years. I miss the contact that I...

Allgood in Las Vegas, Nevada

Accepted HCE for applicants

I'm looking into PA school in the future. There is only one program in Las Vegas and I can't relocate due to family. While I'm working on Pre-reqs,...

Allgood in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 35 months ago

Shadowing - 16 Replies

Hi I just found this board and it is awesome! I am getting ready to apply yo PA school next year and I just had a conversation with a family friend...

catkeor in San Diego, California

Updated 35 months ago

Shadow a PA - 57 Replies

I'm having difficulties finding a PA to shadow. Do anyone know of a PA I can shadow during the summer? You can email me at

Someone in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

Updated 36 months ago

Pennsylvania College of Technology- Physician Assistant program - 3 Replies

There doesn't seem to be very much information about PCT on the internet in regards to past students, current students and actual reviews of the...

Joey Manzano in Kennesaw, Georgia

Updated 36 months ago

pcom and pace students/grads/prospective students - 2 Replies

I have been accepted to both schools and was wondering what you think of them, why you chose a specific school, and if you would choose that school...

Shar143 in Mississippi

Updated 36 months ago

Physician Assistant school with no HCE - 2 Replies

I live in Florida and I want to hear from people who have gotten into PA school with little to no Health Care Experience; or if you're in PA school...

HayleeS in Georgia

Steps to becoming a Physician Assistant?

I am currently in high School preparing for my junior year in high school. For my junior and senior year i am enrolled in a state college for Dual...

AdamR in Riverside, California

Updated 37 months ago

SJVC Rules - 46 Replies

anyone else get accepted to SJVC? Please send me a message, i got waitlisted this year and that gets me in for next year, maybe this year?

FChaudhary in Dublin, California

Updated 37 months ago

Physicians Assistant Schooling in Fresno - 4 Replies

Hello, I have been trying to figur out what to do with my life, and then someone suggested to me to be a PA. I thought it was really exciting that...

RM235 in Round Rock, Texas

Updated 37 months ago

re-entry into clinical practice - 2 Replies

I am coming back to the PA profession after an 8 year absence. I took time off to raise my children and I can't believe it has been so long! After...

meg.beggs18 in Greenville, Pennsylvania

Physician Assistant Programs

Hello, I am working on a degree in Exercise Science currently, and I plan to graduate with all of the prerequisites to apply for PA school. I am an...

meg.beggs18 in Greenville, Pennsylvania

Physician Assistant Programs

Hello, I am working on a degree in Exercise Science currently, and I plan to graduate with all of the prerequisites to apply for PA school. I am an...

aliya in Bronx, New York

Updated 38 months ago

Downstate & NYIT - BS vs. MA - 16k vs 75k... - 3 Replies

Hi, I have been accepted into Downstate & NYIT. Let me start by saying I have worked at Downstate & it is true that the neighborhood is working...

Rpreston in Belding, Michigan

Lookoing for networking for reentry into clinical practice in W. Michigan - Grand Rapids area

I'm a 35+ year PA who has been out of clinical practice for about 8 years due to medical complications post op. I also have a Masters in Health Care...

Rachiechika in Corpus Christi, Texas

Updated 38 months ago

Bridging the gap between finishing bachelor's and applying to a PA program? - 1 Reply

I graduated from UCLA in June of 2012 and am currently working as a laboratory technician at a hospital, in desperate need of transferring to a new...

workhardplayharder in West Palm Beach, Florida

Rochester Institute of Technology-Physician Assistant program

There doesn't seem to be very much information about RIT on the internet in regards to past students, current students and actual reviews of the...

yamamascentme in Durham, North Carolina

Updated 38 months ago

What type of clinical job experience should I look into doing for PA programs? - 9 Replies

I graduated with a BA in Sociology and had a job doing research afterward. I heard about PA and I really think I would do well at this job and enjoy...

GreenLightStaffing in Coral Springs, Florida

Updated 39 months ago

God Bless Texas! - 1 Reply

We have spent the last year in NYC, before that we lived in the midwest. My husband will lose his job in June, and we decided that we want to move to...

Olechka in Griffin, Georgia

Updated 39 months ago

Shadowing Physician Assistant in Metro ATL,GA - 1 Reply

I am a pre-PA student and I am looking for the opportunity to shadow a physician assistant. Can anyone help me to find the opportunity?

Olechka in Griffin, Georgia

Updated 39 months ago

Job Shadow - 71 Replies

Just wondering if any PA's in the Minneapolis area would be willing to allow me to shadow them. I am currently applying for PA school, and any...

Misswifie in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 39 months ago


Hi, I selected for an interview at CUNY-YORK PA SCHOOL. It is coming up very soon. Can anyone provide some tips as to what I can do to...

sara1234 in Maine

Updated 39 months ago

How important is school rank for getting a PA job after school? - 2 Replies

I am trying to decide between a school of very high ranking that is in a location I do not desire to live in during or after school, versus a school...

MyG in Pompano Beach, Florida

Step to become a Physician assistant?

Hello my internet friends I'm 27 and my future goal is to be one day become a PA but right now i Just pass my GED test and I'm planing on going to...

PAS13 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Looking for a Preceptor Specializing in Plastic Surgery

I'm a Physician Assistant student about to start my clinical year and I'd like to spend one of my elective rotations in Plastic Surgery. I live in S....

Wayne05 in Castro Valley, California

Updated 40 months ago

How and where to acquire clinical hours in order to apply for P.A. program? - 1 Reply

I am beginning my required prerequisite courses at school to be eligible to apply for a P.A. program, but I am also required to accumulate 3,000...

haydens mommy in North Carolina

Updated 40 months ago

Please help! To become a PA..!! - 1 Reply

Hello, everybody! I am Min, 24 years old and mother of 2yrs old daughter.. its going to be little bit long, so sorry about that advanced.. unfortun...

Ramy Elsayyad in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 40 months ago

Does a State college Bachelors degree matter to become a PA? - 4 Replies

Hello, I am considering the field of P.A and have a few questions. I am currently attending a state college and I almost have my A.A degree. I...

Antoinette in Port Saint Lucie, Florida

Updated 41 months ago

Bachelor's Degree - 151 Replies

I thought I already posted this, but I'm not seeing it on here anymore, so I'm not sure what happened. Anyway, I am really interested in becoming a...

SP023 in Sugar Land, Texas

Updated 42 months ago

Physician Assistant Interview Questions - 29 Replies

I need help from students who have interviewed with TTUHSC or UNTHSC. I have no clue about their interview format. I am expecting to interview with...

Miguel G in Bowling Green, Kentucky

Updated 42 months ago

Low Undergraduate GPA...What to do? - 7 Replies

I graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Biological Sciences, but unfortunately my GPA is around a 2.5, which is under the minimum GPA requirement of...

jortega in Los Angeles, California

Updated 43 months ago

Currentle CNA certified and working on a Bio Human Health Science major - 1 Reply

I am currently CAN certified and working on my Biology Human Health Science major. I am curious what jobs are out there for me that would be a more...

Johnny1919 in Mesa, Arizona

PA or What?

I am an LPN of 30yrs, and I have just completed my BS in Health Care admin with a 3.8 GPA. I want to become a PA but at this time, I am unsure if the...

Steven in Houston, Texas

Shadowing a PA in the Houston/Sugar Land area

Hi, I am trying to apply to PA school and needed some shadowing experiences with a PA in any field. preferably ER. If any PA would let me shadow...

Kristen in Leawood, Kansas

How long until hearing back after interview

I was wondering how long it took, for those of you who have had an interview, before hearing back from the school. In regards to acceptance and...

SeanMcG in Danville, Pennsylvania

Contemplating going back to school for PA..

I'm currently an RVT (Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist). I'm seriously thinking of applying to a local college to persue an MS and become...

jrapa86 in Dover, New Jersey

Updated 45 months ago

PhD. FOR PA - 1 Reply

Hello every one, Is any one know if the PA program going to be PhD. sooner or latter? Any link or info will be appreciated

Sean E Gam in Miami, Florida

Looking for PA to shadow in South Florida

Hi, I'm a senior at Florida State University and recently became interested in becoming a PA so am looking to find a PA that wouldn't mind me...

bewell in Irvington, New Jersey

getting into pa school

My grade point in 3.0 what schools should I apply to?

Nguyt15 in Hollywood, Florida

PAs to shadow

Hi everyone, I'm starting my senior year this fall and I'm hoping to find some physician assistants out there who is willing to let me shadow them to...

Vaishub99 in Waterbury, Connecticut

How long to hear back from PA job shadowing?

I met a person who is responsible for job shadowing at Waterbury Hospital on June 29th and I already filled out application at that day. She said...

Kris in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 46 months ago

New York PA Program Reviews/Reputations!?! - 12 Replies

I am starting to look into Master's PA programs in and around New York City. Can anyone speak to the reputations of the area schools including NYIT,...

Ashlynn in Salt Lake City, Utah

Can what a dental hygienist does be considered "direct patient care"?

I'm working on a BS in dental hygiene, but am starting to consider physician assistant as a career instead. Most PA programs require at least 2000...

AMae in Dover, Delaware

Medical scribe or EMT as better experience for PA school?

Hello! I am almost finished my undergrad degree and am planning on applying to PA school next year. I have some experience hours but not as many as I...

shirazi11 in Brownsville, Texas

shadowing a pa in Lubbock texas

Does anyone know where I can find a PA to shadow in Lubbock??

BabiieLove88 in Riverside, California

Updated 47 months ago

Charles Drew University, Los Angeles - 43 Replies

Have anybody gone to this University for their PA program? If so, how was your experience in the school? Is it hard to get into the program?

Alexanda in Columbia, South Carolina

A few questions about becoming a PA

Hi, Im 26 and Im in school getting a B.S in cardiovascular technology so I can be a cardiac sonographer. I will be done with courses next year and...

Bulldog Track in Clovis, California

Grades for Physicians Assistant school

My goal is to get into a Physicians Assistant program, and I need some input. This school year a couple crucial science grades of mine slipped to Cs....

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