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About the Pre-Physician Assistant Program


Physician assistants (PAs) practice medicine under a physician’s supervision and are licensed to examine patients, diagnose injuries and illnesses, 提供治疗, and prescribe medications. Physician assistants can specialize in family medicine, 内科医学, 儿科, 老年病学, 急诊医学, 整形外科, 外科手术, and general and thoracic surgery. 在aapa了解更多.org.

bet36365体育 students must complete a bachelor’s degree concurrently with the pre-physician assistant program. bet36365体育’s pre-physician assistant program will meet the admissions requirements for the PA programs at Creighton University, 联合学院, College of Saint Mary’s, 和 University of Nebraska Medical Center 在奥马哈或者 卡尼 校园. 学生 applying to other schools should check their admissions requirements. 


75% Acceptance Rate in Clinical Programs and bet36365体育投注 Schools

Statistics based on cumulative placement data for the last 3 years.

Median Pay: $126,010

27% Projected Employment Growth

from 2022 to 2032 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Acceptance into a physician assistant program is competitive and not guaranteed. Admission to a PA program is based on academic record, GRE考试成绩, 建议, 接受采访时, 阴影, exposure to health care, and other extra-curricular activities. Our dedicated advisors will guide and equip students to excel in these areas. 除了, 班级规模更小, 高级教师, and unique learning experiences such as research opportunities at the University of Nebraska at 卡尼 will give you an advantage. bet36365体育 graduates in the pre-physician assistant program have a phenomenal acceptance rate showcasing our commitment to excellence.

卡尼 Health Opportunities Program

卡尼 Health Opportunities Program

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Michelle Craig, PA-C

“I graduated from bet36365体育 and went on to complete my Masters of Physician Assistant Studies at UNMC. I am thankful for the incredible education I received at bet36365体育. The top-notch Health Science department was vital in helping me apply, get into, and complete my Physician Assistant certification. I felt prepared for graduate school thanks to the classes I took while fulfilling my pre-physician assistant coursework. bet36365体育 provided abundant opportunities to get involved and foster my growth.”

Michelle Craig, PA-C

Children's Hospital, Omaha, Neb.


Medical Laboratory science Pre-Medicine Pre-Physical Therapy