After each ARC-PA meeting, the ARC-PA updates data on the number of programs, credentials awarded and the number of programs over time.
Total Number of Accredited PA Programs: 187
Of the 187, there are 41 programs with Accreditation status
|Highest Credential Awarded by institution upon completion:|
|Masters (professional or graduate school)||175|
A graphic display of the number of accredited programs over time may be found here as of July 2014
A graphic display of projected growth is available here.