Courses

Didactic (Year One)

Term 1—Fall
  • PAS 501 Human Anatomy & Physiology I, 4 SH
  • PAS 503 Research Methodology I, 1 SH
  • PAS 505 Health Care Ethics, 3 SH
  • PAS 506 Medical Microbiology, 3 SH
  • PAS 507 Clinical Laboratory Science, 3 SH
  • PAS 508 Professional Practice and Policy I, 1 SH
  • PAS 510 History & Physical Examination I, 4 SH
  • PAS 520 Pharmacology & Pharmacotherapeutics I, 3 SH
  • PAS 522 Medical Genetics, 1.5 SH
  • PAS 535 Global Health Engagement, 2 SH

Total Semester Hours (SH) = 25.5

Break

Term 2Spring
  • PAS 502 Human Anatomy & Physiology II, 4 SH
  • PAS 504 Research Methodology II, 1.5 SH
  • PAS 509 Professional Practice & Policy II, 1 SH
  • PAS 511 History & Physical Examination II, 4 SH
  • PAS 513 Pathophysiology of Disease I, 2 SH
  • PAS 521 Pharmacology & Pharmacotherapeutics II, 3 SH
  • PAS 525 Clinical Skills & Procedures I, 3 SH
  • PAS 530 Clinical Medicine I, 3 SH (Dermatology, EENT, Cardiology, Peripheral-Vasular, Pulmonary)
  • PAS 532 Clinical Medicine II, 4 SH (Gastrointestinal, Musculoskeletal-Rheumatology, Endocrine, Nephrology, Urology)

Total Semester Hours (SH) = 25.5

Break

Term 3Summer
  • PAS 512 History & Physical Examination III, 4 SH
  • PAS 514 Pathophysiology of Disease II, 2 SH
  • PAS 523 Health Promotion, Disease Prevention & Epidemiology, 2 SH
  • PAS 524 Behavioral Medicine, 2 SH
  • PAS 526 Clinical Skills & Procedures II, 3 SH
  • PAS 532 Clinical Medicine III, 4 SH (Infectious Disease, Neurology, Hematology-Oncology, Psychiatric, Family/Domestic Violence, Rehabilitative, End of Life, Emergency Medicine, Palliative, Geriatrics)
  • PAS 533 Clinical Medicine IV, 3 SH (Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine)
  • PAS 534 Women's Health, 3 SH

Total Semester Hours (SH) = 23

Break

 

Clinical (Year Two)

Term 4—Fall
  • Clinical Clerkship I, 5 SH
  • Clinical Clerkship II, 5 SH
  • Clinical Clerkship III, 5 SH

Total Semester Hours (SH) = 15

BOARD REVIEW

Break

Term 5Spring
  • Clinical Clerkship IV, 5 SH
  • Clinical Clerkship V, 5 SH
  • Clinical Clerkship VI, 5 SH

Total Semester Hours (SH) = 15

BOARD REVIEW

Break

Term 6Summer
  • Clinical Clerkship VII, 5 SH
  • Clinical Clerkship VIII, 5 SH
  • Clinical Clerkship IX, 5 SH

Total Semester Hours (SH) = 15

BOARD REVIEW, MAKE-UP, CHECK OUT

Total Program Hours = 119

  

Clinical Clerkship Listing

  • PAS 601: Family Medicine
  • PAS 602: Internal Medicine
  • PAS 603: Emergency Medicine
  • PAS 604: General Surgery
  • PAS 605: Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine
  • PAS 606: Behavioral Medicine
  • PAS 607: Women's Health
  • PAS 608: Urgent Care
  • PAS 609: Elective

 

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Academic and Graduation Requirements

Didactic Year Progression Requirements
  1. Have an overall GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  2. Have no more than two "C" course grades. Students with a first "C" will be given a letter of warning and remediated. Students with a second "C" will be placed on probation and remediated. Students with a third "C" will be dismissed from the program. Any student with any grade under a "C" will be dismissed from the program.
  3. Satisfy any remediation requirements.
  4. Meet all professional requirements for the program and the institution (see handbooks).
  5. Maintain a drug-free status and a satisfactory background check.
  6. Keep immunizations up-to-date.
  7. Be recommended by the program's Student Progress Committee for promotion to the clinical year.
Clinical Year Progression Requirements
  1. Have an overall GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. 
  2. Have no more than two "C" grades in the didactic and/or clinical year (see #2 above).
  3. Satisfy any remediation requirements.
  4. Meet all professional requirements of the program and the institution (see handbooks). 
  5. Pass a drug test prior to the start of clinical clerkships.
  6. Have a satisfactory background check.
  7. Update immunizations prior to the start of clinical clerkships.
  8. Pass a written Summative Exam and a practical (OSCE) with a minimum score of 80%.
  9. Take a PACKRAT exam (for self-evaluation).
Graduation Requirements
  1. Have an overall GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  2. Have no more than two "C" grades throughout the entire program.
  3. Satisfy any remediation requirements.
  4. Pass a written Summative Exam and a practical (OSCE) with a minimum score of 80%.
  5. Take a PACKRAT exam (for self-evaluation).
  6. Meet all professional requirements of the program and the institution (see handbooks).
  7. Clear all graduation requirements with the university (academic and financial).
  8. Participate in the graduation ceremony.
  9. Be recommended by the program's Student Progress Committee for graduation.