Program Data

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: 239

Highest Credential Awarded by institution upon completion:
Associate 1
Baccalaureate (BA/BS) 2
Masters (professional or graduate school) 236


Graphic Displays

A graphic display of the number of accredited programs over time may be found here as of September 2018.

A graphic display of projected growth as of November 2018 is available here. The red line represents current programs in the state; the blue projected new programs.