Pre-Physician Assistant Information
For overview information, pre-requisites and holistic planning for physician assistant school, please click the “Physician Assistant Handout” link for a printable version.
Click for printable version: Physician Assistant Handout
As a student at UTSA, there are a variety of registered UTSA student organizations available for students to be involved with during their college experience. For a full listing of all student organizations including health professions based organizations, please utilize the Student Activities website: https://utsa.collegiatelink.net/Organizations (Click “Health Professions” Categories)
For full information regarding UTSA Student Activities:http://utsa.edu/sa/
The UHPO keeps and maintains resources that will be available to students in our office. These include books, journals, handouts, and other resources. Useful information about physician assistants as a profession can be found on websites including:
- Physician Assistant Education Association - www.paeaonline.org
- American Academy of Physician Assistants - www.aapa.org
In the “overview” section above, please click the “Physician Assistant Handout” link for a printable version of the required prerequisites for the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA). Please note that prerequisites are subject to change and we encourage all prospective students to review each schools prerequisites and requirements individually.
To search for all Physician Assistant Schools in Texas and nationally please visit:
orhttp://www.paeaonline.org/ (Click “PAEA Member Institutions” and “PA Program Directory”)