NMC Transfer Guide

To: Western Michigan University - Main Campus

Program: Physician Assistant

The department of Physician Assistant offers a Master of Science in Medicine in Physician Assistant. In preparation, students will pursue the Physician's Assistant track in Interdisciplinary Health Services to prepare to apply for admission to the graduate degree program.

ADMISSION CRITERIA

  1. Completion of WMU application process.
  2. Satisfactory completion of the following courses with a grade of "C" or better:
    1. BIO 115/L - Cell, Plant and Ecosystem Biology
    2. BIO 208/L - Microbiology
    3. BIO 215 - Genetics (lab not required)
    4. BIO 227/L - Anatomy & Physiology I
    5. CHM 150/L - General Chemistry I
    6. CHM 151/L - General Chemistry II
    7. CHM 250/L - Organic Chemistry I
    8. CHM 251/L - Organic Chemistry II
    9. MTH 131 - Probability and Statistics
    10. PSY 211 - Developmental Psychology
  3. For further information, contact Melinda Lockett in the College of Health and Human Services: (269) 387-2656 or melinda.lockett@wmich.edu.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

Completion of the BASIC requirements as listed at NMC will fulfill most of the general requirements at WMU. WMU requires two additional General Education courses at the 300-400 level to be taken at WMU. Upon request at the NMC Records Office, a statement will be placed on your transcript, "MACRAO AGREEMENT SATISFIED".

Communications

Credits

ENG 111, 112

English Composition

8

Science/Math

Credits

BIO 115/L

Cell, Plant and Ecosystem Biology

4

BIO 208/L

Microbiology

4

BIO 215

Genetics (no lab required)

3

BIO 227/L

Anatomy & Physiology I

5

BIO 228/L

Anatomy & Physiology II

5

CHM 150/L/R

General Chemistry I

5

CHM 151/L/R

General Chemistry II

5

CHM 250/L

Organic Chemistry I

5

CHM 251/L

Organic Chemistry II

5

MTH 131

Probability and Statistics

3

Social Science

Credits

SOC 201

Modern Social Problems

3

Click here to select 5 additional credits from Social Science

Humanities

Credits

PHL 201

Ethics

3

Click here to select 5credits from Humanities

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Credits

COM 101

Introduction to Communication

4

MTH 111

Intermediate Algebra

4

Northwestern Michigan College does not assume final responsibility for the accuracy of information on this guide. The final responsibility for the successful transfer of classes suggested on this guide rests with you and the institution you plan to transfer to. It is strongly recommended that you visit the institution as early in your academic career (prior to transfer) as possible.

Updated: Summer 2013

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