Bachelor of Science in Health Science (Pre-Physician Assistant)
South College

Program Details

Do you want to work 1:1 with patients in a clinical setting without pursing an MD degree?  Consider joining one of the fastest growing jobs in US healthcare.  As a physician’s assistant (PA), you can work under the supervision of a physician while treating patients across all medical specializations, from pediatrics to oncology. The online Bachelor of Science in Health Science degree with a Pre-Physician Assistant at South College will prepare you for the pursuit of a graduate PA degree.  At South College, the Pre-Physician Assistant curriculum provides you with a strong base of science and healthcare coursework, such as:

  • Healthcare law and ethics
  • Healthcare economics
  • Chemistry
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

South College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Applicants with a GPA under 2.5 may be asked to provide SAT/ACT scores.

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming, US Territories, International, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa