College of Health Sciences

Physician Assistant Program

Curriculum - Class of 2016

The credit unit is equal to one semester hour

The credit unit is equal to one semester hour. Course schedule is subject to change each academic year.

2014-2015 First Year - Fall Semester
Number Course Title Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
CPS
Hours
Clinic
Hours
Semester
Credits
CHS-PAS-5001-AA Gross Anatomy 30 32.5     3.00
CHS-PAS-5030-AA Physiology and Pathophysiology 1 36.5       2.00
CHS-PAS-5130-AA Clinical Medicine 1 46.5       2.50
CHS-PAS-5040-AA Pharmacology and Clinical Therapeutics 1 22.5       1.50
CHS-PAS-5002-AA Medical Microbiology 8       0.50
CHS-PAS-5060-AA Physical Diagnosis 1 29.5 28     2.50
CHS-PAS-5000-AA The PA in the Healthcare System 24.5       1.50
CHS-PAS-5101-AA Evidence-Based Practice 20       1.00
CHS-PAS-5006-AA Management and Administration of Healthcare Systems 11       1.00
First Year - Fall Semester Totals 228.5 60.5 0 0 15.50
2014-2015 First Year - Spring Semester
Number Course Title Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
CPS
Hours
Clinic
Hours
Semester
Credits
CHS-PAS-5031-AA Physiology and Pathophysiology 2 36.5       2.00
CHS-PAS-5131-AA Clinical Medicine 2 68       4.00
CHS-PAS-5041-AA Pharmacology and Clinical Therapeutics 2 33.5       2.00
CHS-PAS-5061-AA Physical Diagnosis 2 11 15     1.00
CHS-PAS-5140-AA Advanced Clinical Skills 1 29 19.5     2.50
CHS-PAS-5003-AA Behavioral Science  28       1.50
CHS-PAS-5102-AA Integrative Medicine 15       1.00
CHS-PAS-5050-AA Clinical Problem Solving 1 12 16   112 3.50
First Year - Spring Semester Totals 233 50.5 0 112 17.50
First Year Totals 461.50 111.00 0.00 112.00 33.00
2015-2016 Second Year - Summer Term
Number Course Title Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
CPS
Hours
Clinic
Hours
Semester
Credits
CHS-PAS-5032-AA Physiology and Pathophysiology 3 25.5       1.50
CHS-PAS-5132-AA Clinical Medicine 3 43       2.50
CHS-PAS-5100-AA Emergency Medicine 15       1.00
CHS-PAS-5005-AA Surgery 15 0     1.00
CHS-PAS-5004-AA Pediatrics 29.5       1.50
CHS-PAS-5042-AA Pharmacology and Clinical Therapeutics 3 34       2.00
CHS-PAS-5141-AA Advanced Clinical Skills 2 5.5 17     1.00
CHS-PAS-5051-AA Clinical Problem Solving 2   14   56 1.50
Second Year - Summer Term Totals 167.5 31 0 56 12.00
2015-2016 Second Year - Fall Quarter
Number Course Title Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
CPS
Hours
Clinic
Hours
Semester
Credits
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 1       200 4.50
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 2       200 4.50
Second Year - Fall Quarter Totals 0 0 0 400 9.00
2015-2016 Second Year - Winter Quarter
Number Course Title Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
CPS
Hours
Clinic
Hours
Semester
Credits
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 3       200 4.50
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 4       200 4.50
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 5       200 4.50
CHS-PAS-5900-AA Legal and Ethical Aspects of Medicine 10       0.50
Second Year - Winter Quarter Totals 0 0 0 600 14.00
2015-2016 Second Year - Spring Quarter
Number Course Title Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
CPS
Hours
Clinic
Hours
Semester
Credits
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 6       200 4.50
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 7       200 4.50
CHS-PAS-5901-AA Transition to Practice  10       0.50
CHS-PAS-5930-AA Capstone Project 1 10       0.50
Second Year - Spring Quarter Totals 20 0 0 400 10.00
Second Year Totals 187.50 31.00 0.00 1456.00 45.00
2016-2017 Third Year - Summer Quarter
Number Course Title Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
CPS
Hours
Clinic
Hours
Semester
Credits
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 8       200 4.50
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 9       200 4.50
CHS-PAS-5902-AA Senior Seminar 20       1.00
Third Year - Summer Quarter Totals 20 0 0 400 10.00
2016-2017 Third Year - Fall 1 Session
Number Course Title Lecture
Hours
Lab
Hours
CPS
Hours
Clinic
Hours
Semester
Credits
CHS-PAS-62XX-AA Rotation 10       200 4.50
CHS-PAS-5931-AA Capstone Project 2 10       0.50
Third Year - FAll 1 Session 10 0 0 200 5.00
Third Year Totals 30.00 0.00 0.00 600.00 15.00
Core Program Totals 679.00 142.00 0.00 2168.00 93.00

The credit unit is equal to one semester hour.

Rotations
Course Number Descriptions:
CHS-PAS-6200-AA Emergency Medicine
CHS-PAS-6201-AA General Surgery
CHS-PAS-6202-AA Internal Medicine
CHS-PAS-6203-AA Prenatal Care / Women's Health
CHS-PAS-6204-AA Pediatrics
CHS-PAS-6205-AA Geriatrics
CHS-PAS-6230-AA Elective Rotation 1
CHS-PAS-6231-AA Elective Rotation 2
CHS-PAS-6240-AA Family Medicine / Primary Care 1
CHS-PAS-6241-AA Family Medicine / Primary Care 2

updated 06.10.2014