Physicians diagnose and treat injuries or illnesses.Physicians examine patients; take medical histories; prescribe medications; and order, perform, and interpret diagnostic tests.They counsel patients on diet, hygiene, and preventive healthcare. They usually work in private clinics or offices.


Physicians have one of the highest paid occupations. Yearly salary for physicians is usually equal to or higher than $187,200. And their hourly wage is $90.00 per hour.

How to become a physician?

Physicians have demanding requirements and training for their job. Most physicians go through four years of undergraduate school and four years of medical school. Also, their specialty depends on their time in internship and residency which can be from 3-7 years.

Classes to take?

A popular school for starting your path to becoming a doctor/physician is Grand Canyon University. The annual price list for a full-time student is $32,100, but the fee is compromised for $16,500. The school is located in Phoenix, Arizona and is private. Fun fact: Grand Canyon is known for its nursing and educational programs.


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