Accredited Programs

Program Data

(October 2014)

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:
Certificate only 4
Associate (AA/AS) 2
Baccalaureate (BA/BS) 6
Masters (professional or graduate school) 178

Graphic Displays

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.