Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Physician's Assistant-WMU
Science
Associate of Science
Date: 20-APR-12 Effective Term: Summer 2012
This is a masters degree program at WMU. A bachelor's degree is required-preferably in health or science. A minimum of 1000 hours in Health Care Experience is also a prerequisite to apply to this program, this should be paid employment. There are upper division (junior/senior) prerequisite courses to complete as well. Please contact the PA graduate program at WMU for further information. No courses with grades less than 2.0 will transfer to WMU.

Program Required Courses Minimum Credits: 54.00

BIO 101 Cellular Biology 4
BIO 110 Anatomy and Physiology 4
BIO 130 Microbiology 4
BIO 201 Genetics 4
CHM 120 General Chemistry I 4
CHM 130 General Chemistry II 4
COM 113 Interpersonal Communication 3
HCR 116 Medical Terminology 1
MATH 116 Intermediate Algebra 4
MATH 220 Probability and Statistics 4
PHI 205 Ethics 3
PSI 101 American Government 3
PSY 150 Introductory Psychology 3
PSY 160 Human Growth and Development 3
SOC 103 Contemporary Social Problems 3
-AND- ENG 110 College Writing I 3
-OR- ENG 160 College Writing and Research 4

Fine Arts Minimum Credits: 3.00

ART 220 Art History I 3
ART 221 Art History II 3
ENG 111 College Writing II: Literature 3
ENG 214 Literary Interpretation 4
HUM 101 Modern Culture and the Arts 4
HUM 225 The Arts In The Community 3
MUS 101 Music Appreciation 3
MUS 102 The History of Rock 'n' Roll 3

Other Cultures Minimum Credits: 3.00

HRY 210 History of the Far East 3
HRY 251 World History to 1500 3
HRY 252 World History since 1500 3
HUM 210 China: Culture and History 3
SOC 201 Intro to Cultural Anthropology 3
SOC 207 Southern Africa/Region Studies 3

Wellness/Physical Education Minimum Credits: 2.00

WPE 101 Principles of Fitness & Health 2
WPE 124 Holistic Health 3
WPE 125 Contemporary Health Issues 3

  Minimum Total Credits: 62