Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences Program
MEDEX Physician Assistant Track
MEDEX Admission Requirements
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Complete the Admission to Baccalaureate Programs Requirements in the UAA Catalog Chapter 7, “Academic Standards and Regulations.” Students who declare a Health Sciences major and do not meet the additional admission requirements listed below, but do meet the University’s general admission requirements, will be admitted as Health Sciences pre-majors (see pre-major admission below).
Health Care Experience
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1.Have completed UW MEDEX admission requirements and have received formal notification of admission to the MEDEX program OR have graduated from an ARC-PA accredited program.
2. Complete a Change of Major form requesting a change of admission status from pre-major to full major.
NOTE: Students seeking admission to the MEDEX program must take complete the following pre-major courses: ENGL A111, ENGL A212, BIOL A111/L, BIOL A112/L and CHEM A103/L or BIOL. A102 or BIOL A240. PSY A111 or PSY A150 is also highly recommended.
(The MEDEX program requires a minimum grade of B- in each course applied toward the UW admission requirements.)
They must meet the Baccalaureate Degree Programs Admission Requirements in Chapter 7 of this catalog and must submit official transcripts and official documentation of successful PA program completion.
Students admitted to the BSHS Program who hold a current PA Certificate through an ARC-PA accredited program and satisfy all UAA requirements may be awarded credits for the certificate and apply those credits toward the BSHS. Contact the BSHS Department for details.