I am an undergraduate student (sophomore) and I want to pursue a career in the medical field. I am torn between being a PA or MD.
I am currently leaning towards PA because it is shorter schooling. I really want to enjoy my twenties, travel, start a family, etc. I want to start working right away without 8 more years of school. The pay is great. Obviously it isn't what doctors make, but most people never make that much anyway. There is a greater chance to have balance between work and personal life. Medicine isn't my only passion and I would love to be able to pursue art. There is lateral m