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Frequently asked Questions

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How can I learn more about the Physician Assistant profession?

Please take an opportunity to learn more about PAs and the PA profession at the following link: +++http://www.aapa.org/

 

What is a Physician Assistant?

Please read this brochure published by the AAPA: +++http://aapa.org/images/stories/IssueBriefs/Professional%20Issues/Physician-PA%20Team%20-%202010.pdf

 

What is a PA`s scope of practice?

Please read this brochure published by the AAPA:

+++https://aapa.org/workarea/downloadasset.aspx?id=583

 

How do I become a military PA / what is needed in my branch of service application packet?

Please visit our Prospective Student Tab above to find out more.