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Pathologists' Assistant FAQ
What is the application process?
pply directly to RFUMS. Complete the application online, including your
transcripts and letters of recommendation. You must work with DePaul’s
Pre-Health Advising Committee (PAC)
Register with PAC and state your intention of utilizing the Accelerated
3+ option for Pathologists’ Assistant. You will need to notify them by
the winter of your second year at DePaul in order to participate in the
committee letter process. An interview with Dr. Funk and the pre-health staff advisor
required before you start the PAC committee letter of recommendation
process to ensure that you have completed sufficient DePaul requirements
and have a plan to complete all DePaul specific coursework.
How do I know if a career as a Pathologists’ Assistant is for me?
The HLTH 120 course “Careers in HealthCare” and the HLTH 201 course can
help you begin to understand the roles of various health care
professionals. You will want to register for the Pre-Health Program
at DePaul. By doing so, you will be invited to pre-health events
through the year, including visits by Rosalind Franklin’s College of
Health Professions faculty. Join a student organization, like the
pre-med club or pre-health career community, to help you to network with
students who have similar interests as your own.