Army Physician’s Assistant (PA) Jumpstart Program

CVCC offers the courses needed to help you apply for IPAP. The courses offered meet the requirements set forth in AR601-20 that must be met as part of your Army PA Application:

Basic Education Requirements:  Applicants must have at least 60 transferable credit hours from an accredited college/university, of which a minimum of 30 credit hours must have been completed in-residence. Student should have maintained a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 in resident courses. (Source: Army Regulation 601-20 FY 10 Update)

Please note, CVCC does not offer IPAP. Courses offered assist you with IPAP application preparation.

Required Course Work:

Course

Course Name

Semester Hours

ENG101 English Composition I

3

ENG102 English Composition II

3

CHM111 College Chemistry I

4

CHM112 College Chemistry II

4

BIO201 Anatomy & Physiology I

4

BIO202 Anatomy & Physiology II

4

MTH112 Precalculus Algebra (College Algebra)

3

PSY200 General Psychology

3

SOC200 Introduction to Sociology

3

HUM101 Introduction to Humanities

3

*BIO103 Principles of Biology I (*Pre-requisite course)

4

   

TOTAL  

38

Additional Course Work (recommended):

Course

Course Name

Semester Hours

BIO220 Microbiology

4

CHM221 Organic Chemistry I

4

CHM222 Organic Chemistry II

4

MTH113 Precalculus Trigonometry

3

MTH125 Calculus I

4

MTH126 Calculus II

4

   

TOTAL  

23

TOTAL: 61 Semester Hours

Contact Michelle Ortiz at 334-214-4871 for assistance.