This degree plan allows students to incorporate a concentration specifically designed for PA programs into an Interdisciplinary degree.

Requirements for the BS with Interdisciplinary Studies Major with a concentration in Pre-Physician Assistant 
General Education Core33
Interdisciplinary Studies Core7
IDS 2103 Introduction to the Arts and Sciences3
PHI 3000+ Course3
IDS 3001 Interdisciplinary Studies and Vocation1
Pre-PA Concentration39
BIO 1014 Biological Science I (satisfies General Education science)4
BIO 2114 Human Anatomy and Physiology I4
BIO 2124 Human Anatomy and Physiology II4
BIO 2313 Nutrition3
BIO 3324 Microbiology4
CHE 1514 College Chemistry I4
CHE 1524 College Chemistry II4
CHE 2514 Organic Chemistry I4
PSY 2013 Generald Psychology OR
PSY 2223 Lifespan Development
NSC 4712 Senior Seminar in Medical Science2
MAT 2413 Elementary Statistics OR
PSY 3303 Statistics for Behavioral Sciences (recommended)
*Depending on PA school a 3000 level Physiology course may also be required.
Second Area of Concentration—must include at least 9 upper-division hours and be selected from the following options:24
  • Art
  • Bible
  • Business (BS only)
  • English
  • History
  • Honors Leadership (Honors Students Only)
  • International Studies
  • Mass Communication
  • Mathematics (BS only)
  • Ministry
  • Music
  • Performing Arts
  • Pre-Law
  • Professional Writing (BS only)
  • Psychology (BS only)
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Theatre
Electives (May need more upper division)17