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The ARC-PA encourages excellence in PA education through its accreditation process by establishing and maintaining standards of quality for educational programs. It awards accreditation to programs through a peer review process that includes documentation and periodic site visit evaluation to substantiate compliance with the Accreditation Standards for Physician Assistant Education. The accreditation process is designed to encourage sound educational practices and innovation by programs and to stimulate continuous self-study and improvement.


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ARC-PA Observed Holiday Schedule for 2021

New Year’s Day Jan 1, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr Day Jan 18, 2021
President’s Day Feb 15, 2021
Good Friday Apr 2, 2021
Memorial Day May 31, 2021
Independence Day Jul 5, 2021 thru Jul 6, 2021
Labor Day Sep 6, 2021
Columbus Day Oct 11, 2021
Veterans Day Nov 11, 2021
Thanksgiving Day Nov 25, 2021
Day after Thanksgiving Nov 26, 2021
Holiday Break Dec 23, 2021 thru Dec 31, 2021