Most students in a PA degree program have a need to borrow to complete the task, given that the average cost of an undergraduate education prior to PA school is $36,300, and the total cost ranges from $75,000 to $124,000 when all is said and done. But before running to student loans to foot the bill for the entire program, potential PAs should understand their options for scholarships and other financial aid resources.
This is everything you've been working towards. You have landed your first PA school interview. It's time to prepare but where do you start? Here are some tips to help you rock your interview!
You Are Not Limited to One Field of Medicine.
"I remember holding a human brain for the first time and being overwhelmed by the fact that I was holding someone's thoughts, basic functions, personality and memories in my hands".
What is it like collaborating with physicians in the Emergency Room?
Sometimes articulating your thoughts seem impossible, but I am here to help.
Application season is upon us and future PAs are hammering out their personal statements. While many of you are digging deep trying to materialize your thoughts onto paper, some of you may find yourself in front of a blank sheet.
A must watch for all students - A a second year PA student (a former medical student) describes her unique experiences. In this video she shares her thoughts and enlightens us on what it's like during her clinical year. She also offers firsthand experience describing her job search and the multitude of opportunities that lie ahead of her.
Physician Assistant, Physician Associate, PA; what's in a name?
Throughout my career, I've encountered many prospective students and one common question has always been: “How do I know if the field is right for me?”
To join the PA profession is a respected and distinguished path. Physician Assistants go through vigorous training in order to attain their dreams.