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Alumni and Preceptor Resources

Becoming a Preceptor

Preceptors are key to providing hands-on learning experiences for our students. We thank all who serve as preceptors for our PA students.

For detailed information about becoming a preceptor please visit PA Preceptor Information.

If you are interested in becoming a preceptor for our PA students, please contact:

Jennifer Guthrie, PA-C, Director of Experiential Education, PA Program
jrguthri@butler.edu
317-940-9639
Pharmacy and Health Sciences Building, Room 203D

 

Doctor of Medical Science Tuition Discount for Precepting Entry Level MPAS Students

Doctor of Medical Science (DMS) students that currently provide dedicated precepting to our entry level PA program are eligible for a tuition discount. The ability to be eligible and maintain the level of tuition discount is dependent on MPAS Program’s needs. The discount is 15% and may be applied to any session the individual has become eligible to earn the discount. If the DMS student does not maintain the level necessary, the discount will be removed. 

To be ELIGIBLE for the discount, students

  • Must serve as a preceptor for a minimum of three, four-week rotations in the previous 12 months from matriculation into DMS program
  • Earn a minimum average Likert score by students on preceptor evaluation of 3.2 or higher over three evaluations
  • No earned egregious comments by any student on preceptor evaluation
  • MPAS Programmatic need for preceptor as defined by the Director of Experiential Director of MPAS program
  • Approval of DMS Program Director

DMS students can maintain the discount rate if they continue to serve as a preceptor. To maintain the discount, DMS students

  • Must serve as a preceptor for one MPAS student in previous semester or three in one year
  • Earn a minimum average Likert score by students on preceptor evaluation of 3.2 or higher over three evaluations
  • No earned egregious comments by any student on preceptor evaluation
  • MPAS Programmatic need for preceptor as defined by the Director of Experiential Director of MPAS program
  • Approval of DMS Program Director

Indiana Job Postings

Out of State Job Postings

To submit a job posting, contact Karen Corby at kjfuller@butler.edu.

Cardiovascular - Northern California (Posted 7-25-19)

Neurosurgery - Northern California (Posted 7-25-19)

 

*All jobs are posted for 90 days from the original post date.

Butler University Alumni

Giving Back

Volunteer Your Time

We value the assistance of alumni in a variety of areas throughout the year. If you are interested in assisting the Program, please contact PAprogram@butler.edu. Below are a few examples of how alumni can volunteer their time to assist the PA Program.

  • Serve as a standardized patient
  • Assist in procedures labs
  • Interview prospective students
  • Assist in evaluation of PA student skills in a course and/or Summative Exam
  • Become a preceptor (see detailed information above)

Monetary Giving

To donate Online

Go to www.butler.edu/gifts and click on "Give to Butler." Fill in the form using "Select one or more designation(s)," and then select "Support a different area." Importantly in the Notes section, indicate that your gift is for the "PA Program Gift Fund."

To Donate By Check

Mark your check payable to Butler University, indicating in the memo line that the gift is for "PA Program Gift Fund."

Mail to: Butler University - University Advancement - Jordan Hall -4600 Sunset Avenue - Indianapolis, IN 46208

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