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B.S. in Pre-Physician's AssistantEquipped
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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

Format

  • On Campus
  • Residential

Location

  • Grand Rapids

Degree Plan

Steward Your
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

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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.

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.

Graduate School

Our Science & Kinesiology 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.

By committing to this program and putting in the time that it requires, I have learned so much, and I know that the knowledge and habits I have gained will benefit me in the future.

Madison Radcliffe (B.S. ’22)

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 Science & Kinesiology 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

MON - FRI: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
SAT & SUN: Closed

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