Policies and Procedures

Physician Assistant Students are subject to the general policies of Albany Medical College and, as graduate students, the Graduate Studies Program. In addition, the specific policies of the Center for Physician Assistant Studies will apply.

These policies and procedures may be viewed and downloaded from the following links:

Albany Medical College

Catalog 2003-2005

Graduate Studies Program 

Rules and Regulations

Center for Physician Assistant Studies

Student Handbook 

Other Policies:

Advanced Standing / Transfers:  The Center for Physician Assistant Studies does not offer advanced standing or transfer credit.  All students must complete the same course of study.

Part time study: Part time study is not available.

Employment:  Due to the rigorous nature of the program outside employment is strongly discouraged.

Rotation sites:  All students are assigned to rotation sites in the Albany Capital District.