Alex Lucas

PA Student
Class of 2023

Coastal Carolina University ‘18
Major: Exercise and Sport Science 
Student of the year for the department and graduated from the Honors College

What activities and organizations were you involved in as an undergraduate?

I competed and presented research at two different conferences, I worked at the school gym for my entire undergraduate career, I tutored anatomy and physiology for the department, I worked at Fleet Feet Sports, and I was a part of the Honors College as well as Sigma Kappa sorority. 

What did you do after you graduated? 

I worked in Ophthalmology for a cornea specialist 

What are some of your hobbies or interests? 

I love to travel abroad, spend time with my dog, try new restaurants, and exercise. 

Why do you want to be a PA? 

I want to be a PA because I love the field of medicine and this field offers endless opportunities to continue learning and trying different fields. 

Why did you choose Presbyterian College PA Program? 

I chose Presbyterian College because I am familiar with South Carolina and wanted to be a part of a new program. I am excited to watch it succeed and be the best program!