Confirm your interest in PA, prepare academically and develop the necessary skills and experience:
COMPARE PRE-REQS OF CALIFORNIA PA SCHOOLS
Identify School Pre-Requisites and the UC San Diego classes you can take to meet them. This is a general guideline. Please check individual schools for their specific pre-requisites:
PA-related student groups include the following:
The Pre-Physician Assistant Student Organization provides excellent opportunities to meet other pre-PA students, local PAs, and visiting PA programs.
Learn more about gaining experience - clinical, service, leadership, and research.