Health Professions Preparation

Pre-physician Assistant

​​​​​​​​​​​Program Description

As a physician assistant, you’ll help prevent, diagnose and treat illnesses in patients under your care. At CMU, you’ll select a major of your choice while following the pre-physician assistant program of study to prepare for grad school. You’ll want to contact the physician assistant adviser early in your first semester, so you can select an appropriate major and identify prerequisite course work.​​

Put Your Degree to Work

​U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics sample data

JobMedian PayJob Growth through ​2022​
Physician assistant$90,930 per year38% (33,300 more jobs)

For More Information

Visit the College of Science and Technology website​ or contact:

Pre-Health Professions Academic Advisor
Lisa E. Snider
Emmons Hall 136B
Phone: (989) 774-2711
Email: snide1le@cmich.edu

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