Hiram College

Pre-Physician Assistant


Choose your own path

The medical field is important and exciting. And while Hiram College does not offer degrees in pre-physician assistant, physical therapy, optometry or podiatry studies, it does provide students with the guidance and needed coursework to help them gain admission to professional school after graduating from Hiram. Our signature health humanities approach prepares medical professionals who deliver compassionate, thorough and thoughtful care coveted by today’s health care industry and patients.

Sandy Madar Headshot

Sandy Madar, Ph.D.

Director of Strategic Academic Initiatives, Professor of Biology and Biomedical Humanities

Pre-Physician Assistant is a part of Hiram Health

Health is at the core of everything we do at Hiram College. It’s in our curriculum, in our residence halls and in our programming. It’s in everything we do. The liberal arts education you receive at Hiram will provide a strong foundation for your health care career aspirations.

Guidance and Opportunity

Hiram provides students a variety of opportunities to prepare for professional school admission through its strong biomedical humanities, biology, chemistry and physics programs. Students conduct research and complete study-abroad trips to round out their classroom work.

Hiram faculty are eager to advise students on identifying professional schools that are a fit and assisting them in the application processes.