Other Health Fields

Centralized Application Services

Podiatry School (American Association of Podiatric Medicine Application Service (AACPMAS)

Optometry School  (Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry - ASCO)

Pharmacy School (American Association of Schools of Pharmacy - Application Service)

Physician Assistants (Central Application Service for Physician Assistants - CASPA)

Standardized Test Information

Podiatry School:  The MCAT is also required for Podiatry School.

Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT) Home Page

The PCAT is an exam developed by PsychCorp, a brand of Pearson. The PCAT is a specialized test that helps identify qualified applicants to pharmacy colleges ...

Other Sites of Interest

ExploreHealthCareers.org Find health careers that fit your interests, education and salary goals. Locate pre-health internships and summer programs to brgin preparing for your future. Search for scholarships and loans to help pay fo school.

Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

PHARMACY

Pre-professional Course Requirements  A complete list of pre-professional course requirements by pharmacy school. 

PHYSICAL THERAPY

How to Become a Physical TherapistHow to Become a Physical Therapist is a website created to educate the public about careers in physical therapy and the educational and professional requirements to obtain those careers.

American Physical Therapy Association
The American Physical Therapy Association is a national, professional organization representing more than 75,000 members. APTA's goal is to foster advancement in physical therapy practice,  research, and education.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS - Growing and very competitive entrance requirements.As you investigate schools, review their requirement for curriculum and for patient contact hours.

American Academy of Physician Assistants

Prerequisite Courses and Healthcare Experience Requirements

Physician Assistant Education Association

5 Tips for Getting into Physician Assistant Programs

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Volunteer Matching Website

Campus Philly Non-Profit Guide to Volunteer Opportunities