Sample Course Plans

The pre-physician assistant concentration can be completed in 15 or 21 months. During the fall, winter and spring quarters, students take weeknight lecture courses and Saturday laboratories. The accelerated 15-month option includes full-time summer study. Please see the Summer Session website for more information on summer course scheduling.

To see sample course plans for students admitted to the prephysician assistant program prior to fall 2022, please review the information found here.

15-Month Track

Students in the 15-month track must begin in spring quarter.

Quarter Year One Year Two
Spring BIOL SCI 201
STAT 202
CLASSICS 110
BIOL SCI 203
BIOL SCI 234 (lab)
BIOL SCI 317 (anatomy lab)
Elective Course
Summer CHEM 110
CHEM 131 + 141 (lab)
CHEM 132 + 142 (lab)
Fall BIOL SCI 202
BIOL SCI 232 (lab)
BIOL SCI 217
CHEM 215-A + CHEM 235-A (lab)
Winter BIOL SCI 308
BIOL SCI 233 (lab)
BIOL SCI 328

21-Month Track

Students in the 21-month track must begin in fall quarter.

Quarter Year One Year Two
Summer No required coursework BIOL SCI 201
Elective Course
Fall CHEM 110
BIOL SCI 217
BIOL SCI 202
BIOL SCI 232 (lab)
CHEM 215-A + CHEM 235-A (lab)
Winter CHEM 131 + 141 (lab)
BIOL SCI 313
BIOL SCI 308
BIOL SCI 221 (lab)
BIOL SCI 328
Spring CHEM 132 + 142 (lab)
BIOL SCI 317 (anatomy lab)
CLASSICS 110
BIOL SCI 203
BIOL SCI 234 (lab)
STAT 202
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