Strengthening Your Application – Exploring the Profession
This post is part of a series designed to help you strengthen your application to PA School. See a list of all of the strengthening your application posts by clicking here.
Exploring the profession is the best way for you to be able to write your personal statement in such a way to convince the reader that you really understand (or are beginning to understand) what it will take to practice as a PA.
There are many ways to explore the profession:
- You can read books that discuss the political underpinnings of the profession and its history. A great place to start learning is by perusing many of the blog posts right here on this website, and there is an entire series called “Being a Physician Assistant.” You can learn more at: http://physician-assistant-ed.com/2011/08/being-a-physician-assistant-1-introduction
- You can visit websites (like this one!) for specific… THERE’S MORE! Read the rest of this post for FREE! Register for a FREE account by clicking here. If you already have an account, log in by clicking here.