Physician Assistant Studies: Program Statistics
Physician assistant program graduates must pass the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination (PANCE) to use the PA-C designation and become licensed to practice.
PA Program accreditation standards require the pass rate on PANCE to be posted for the previous five classes. First-time pass rate on the Physician assistant national certification exam (PANCE) Cohort of 2022 = 74%.
ARC-PA STUDENT ATTRITION TEMPLATE
|Class of 2022||Class of 2023||Class of 2024|
|Maximum entering class size (as approved by ARC-PA)||20||20||20|
|Entering class size||20||20||20|
*Attrition rate calculation: Number of students who attritted from cohort divided by the entering class size.
**Graduation rate: Number of cohort graduates divided by the entering class size.