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


  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Satisfactorily complete 60 hours of coursework at South College required for the program, with 40 of these hours coming from the required core curriculum

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges