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: 190
|Highest Credential Awarded by institution upon completion:|
|Masters (professional or graduate school)||178|
A graphic display of the number of accredited programs over time may be found here as of October 2014
A graphic display of projected growth is available here.