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Prospective PA - Pre-PA - Admissions-CASPA
- Admission Essay Critique Group
-- Group dedicated to members who are willing to critique each other’s essays. Upload your own essay to be critiqued, and leave feedback for other members as well.
LAST UPDATED: November 20, 2011 2:26 am
- After the Interview - Personalized Thank You Note
-- A blog post written by an experienced PA educator that answers questions about whether applicants should send a "Thank You" note following an interview for PA School.
LAST UPDATED: November 11, 2011 9:26 pm
- An Applicant's Guide to Physician Assistant School and Practice, 2nd Ed. (Sherer)
-- Useful book for the prospective PA student just starting to think about applying to PA school, all the way through to the PA student who has recently graduated
LAST UPDATED: January 31, 2012 8:05 am
- CASPA - the friendly online PA application service
-- Some great guidance on utilizing CASPA from a PA Student who has been through the process.
LAST UPDATED: November 11, 2011 9:31 pm
- Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA)
-- Web-based application service for prospective PA students. Allows applicants to apply to multiple PA programs by completing one application. Most PA programs utilize CASPA.
LAST UPDATED: March 30, 2012 1:00 am
- How to "Ace" the Physician Assistant School Interview (Rodican)
-- Step-by-step blueprint covering the entire PA school interview process and strategies that will boost your confidence. You can read our review of this book by clicking here.
LAST UPDATED: November 11, 2011 9:42 pm
- In the Hot Seat - My PA School Interview Experiences
-- A great blog post about a pre-PA's experiences with and "tricks" for the PA School interview.
LAST UPDATED: November 12, 2011 7:59 am
- Making a Lasting Impression - the Interview
-- Some great tips for doing a great job at the interview.
LAST UPDATED: November 11, 2011 9:37 pm
- PhysicianAssistantED - Strengthening Your Application Series
-- A great series of blog posts directing applicants on how to strengthen their application for PA School - authored by our very own Jackie Kazik PA-C.
LAST UPDATED: November 11, 2011 9:07 pm
- Prospective Physician Assistant Group
-- Chance to interact with others who share your interest in becoming a PA! Ask current faculty members and students specific questions and get tips from other applicants.
LAST UPDATED: December 21, 2011 4:46 pm
- Rolling Admissions versus Non-Rolling Admissions
-- Explanation of the difference between rolling admissions and non-rolling admissions from an experienced PA Educator.
LAST UPDATED: November 11, 2011 9:29 pm
- So You Want to Be a Physician Assistant (Grivett)
-- Helpful book providing great information about specialties, working with different staff members, and laws/regulations.
LAST UPDATED: November 4, 2011 1:14 am
- The PA Coach
-- The PA coach has video clips for applicants on what NOT TO DO in an interview, there are general tips listed for applicants, PA students have written about their own personal experiences about getting into PA school, and there are lots of other tidbits of information on the website.
LAST UPDATED: November 23, 2011 7:42 pm
- The Secret Ingredient
-- A student shares what she feels is the secret ingredient to landing a seat in PA School.
LAST UPDATED: November 11, 2011 9:33 pm
- The Ultimate Guide to Getting Into Physician Assistant School, 3rd Ed (Rodican)
-- Highly recommended book for anyone considering the PA profession or applying to PA Programs.
LAST UPDATED: November 4, 2011 1:15 am