Community Service and Volunteer Activities
Altruism and advocacy are important PA program candidate attributes. The devotion to the needs of others can be gauged through activities such as participation in community service or volunteer activities. Each applicant file will be reviewed for such activities.
PA Profession Shadowing
While not required, PA Program applicants are highly encouraged to shadow clinically practicing PAs in various clinical settings. It is imperative that the PA Program candidate understand the role of the PA and shadowing can enhance this knowledge.