This topic is very close to my heart. Some of my best experiences of my life to date have been having the opportunity to take two out of the country service trips while in undergraduate school at the University of Missouri. I believe most schools have similar opportunities for those interested in service and medicine! … Continue reading Medical Service and Mission Trips
Today I'm excited to share an interview with a PA-S2 (PA student, year 2)! Jamie attends the University of North Texas Health Sciences Center and she has graciously helped me in my process of applying and getting into PA school. Here she is to answer some questions about her journey. 1. How were you introduced … Continue reading The Questions You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Physician Assistant Student
Many people know that I began this blog after accepting Physician Assistant school admissions offers, but I haven't disclosed where my final decision is. I have chosen to attend PA school at the University of Texas Medical Branch located in Galveston. Things that stood out to me about this program and ultimately allowed an … Continue reading University of Texas Medical Branch
So, lets head straight to the good stuff, here are my "stats" for my application: Degree: Bachelor of Health Sciences GPA: 3.4 Science GPA: 3.2 GRE: V 151 Q 148 AW 4.0 Direct Patient Care Hours: 2,400 Shadowing Hours: 200+ Volunteer Hours: 480+ To all pre-pa students out there: there is nothing more I could stress … Continue reading How Did I Get Accepted?
Hi everyone! My name is Meghan and I'm a 22 year old graduate from the University of Missouri. I was born and raised in Texas and that is where I will be attending Physician Assistant school in 2017. I've always been interested in the health care field, at first picturing myself as a Nurse, but … Continue reading Start of Something New