Curriculum

DIDACTIC YEAR
QUARTER HOURS
First Quarter
PA 510 Principles of PA Practice I
1.5
PA 511 Clinical Medicine I
5
PA 512 Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics I
2
PA 514 Medical Microbiology
1.5
PA 515 Genetics and Disease
1.5
PA 516 Gross Human Anatomy
4
PA 517 Physiology and Pathophysiology I
2
PA 524 Phychosocial Medicine
3
TOTAL
20.5
Second Quarter
PA 520 Principles of PA Practice II
1.5
PA 521 Clinical Medicine II
5
PA 522 Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics II
3
PA 523 Patient History and Physical Examination I
4
PA 525 Clinical Laboratory Medicine and Application
3
PA 527 Physiology and Pathophysiology II
3
PA 545 Research Methods and Evidence Based Medicine
1
TOTAL
20.5
Third Quarter
PA 530 Principles of PA Practice III
1.5
PA 531 Clinical Medicine III
5
PA 532 Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics III
3
PA 533 Patient History and Physical Examination II
4
PA 534 Clinical Problem Solving I
1
PA 535 Pediatrics and Women’s Health
4
PA 537 Physiology and Pathophysiology III
3
TOTAL
21.5
Fourth Quarter
PA 540 Principles of PA Practice IV
1.5
PA 541 Clinical Medicine IV
3
PA 542 Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics IV
2
PA 543 Applied Clinical Skills
3.5
PA 544 Clinical Problem Solving II
1
PA 546 Principles of Surgery
2.5
PA 547 Physiology and Pathophysiology IV
3
PA 548 Principles of Emergency Medicine
2
PA 549 Patient History and Physical Examination III
4
TOTAL
22.5
CLINICAL YEAR
Rotations
PA 601 Behavioral and Mental Health
8
PA 602 Emergency Medicine
8
PA 603 Family Medicine
8
PA 604 General Surgery
8
PA 605 Internal Medicine
8
PA 606 Obstetrics and Gynecology
8
PA 607 Pediatrics
8
PA 608 Elective
8
TOTAL
64
Master Degree Project
PA 614 Capstone Project I
3
PA 615 Capstone Project II
3
TOTAL
6
TOTAL HOURS FOR ENTIRE PROGRAM
155