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Pre-Physician's Assistant

You have an aptitude for caring for others. You have the grit and determination to enter the medical field. We have the tools to help you get there. We have a proven track record of preparing students for lives of excellence in their career. A pre-physician’s assistant degree will prepare you mentally, emotionally and spiritually for the challenges you’ll face in the medical field.

Degree Type

  • Bachelor of Science

Academic Division

  • Kinesiology, Science, Engineering & Mathematics Division

Format

  • Residential

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Of pre-physician’s assistant graduates from the class of 2019 were employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months.

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Student-to-faculty ratio with an average class size of 22.

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Of students participate in internship or practicum experiences.

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God-Given Gifts

Careers in the medical field are increasing every year, and the demand for strong physician’s assistant candidates is growing with it. At Cornerstone University, we will prepare you for the unpredictable landscape of work in the medical field, from making informed decisions to diagnosing and addressing patients’ concerns in plain language.

It takes determination to enter the difficult climate of the medical field. We want to see you succeed and proclaim the works of Christ in everything you do. An education from Cornerstone will provide you with the knowledge and understanding you will need to succeed in your career.

Careers

There are a growing number of careers available to physician’s assistants. Take a look at where our graduates end up.

Opportunities

  • Coming soon!

Internships

As a student at Cornerstone, you’ll take part in an internship or practicum as part of your program. Take a look at where you’re able to intern as a pre-physician’s assistant student.

Opportunities

  • Cherry Valley Family Physicians Group
  • Spectrum Health

Program Features

The pre-physician’s assistant program at Cornerstone is designed to inspire your intellect, deepen your character and prepare you to lead in your career with influence and wisdom.

Degree Planning Guide

From caring professors to one-on-one advising appointments, we have resources to support you in reaching your goals and being successful in your classes.

Select the sample four-year degree plan to see a list of the classes you’ll take as a student with a major in pre-physician’s assistant.

Pre-Physician’s Assistant Four-Year Planning Guide (PDF)

Graduate School

Our Kinesiology, Science, Engineering & Mathematics Division students receive admission to respected graduate schools, including the esteemed institutions listed below.

  • Grand Valley State University
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Michigan

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Program Learning Outcomes

Program learning outcomes are the foundation of a CU degree. Explore how our pre-physician’s assistant program prepares you with the essential knowledge and 21st-century skills to reach your God-given potential and become a lifelong learner.

I thought I had my plan figured out, but Cornerstone showed me I was capable of more. I learned that true dedication means finding satisfaction in hard work, because through your career and your service, someone will be blessed.

Ciara Wilke (’17)

Faculty

CU professors are devoted to the success of our students. Select a faculty member to learn more about their campus involvement, research interests and teaching responsibilities.

Related Programs

The Kinesiology, Science, Engineering & Mathematics Division offers several programs related to the medical field. Take a look at some of the programs similar to pre-physician’s assistant.

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Hours

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SAT & SUN: Closed

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.