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: 229
|Highest Credential Awarded by institution upon completion:|
|Masters (professional or graduate school)||220|
A graphic display of the number of accredited programs over time may be found here as of September 2017.
A graphic display of projected growth as of January 2018 is available here. The red line represents current programs in the state; the blue projected new programs.