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Physician Assistant Program  April 26, 2017 – 10:25 am
About the Program - Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS

The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Continued status to the Eastern Virginia Medical School Physician Assistant Program sponsored by Eastern Virginia Medical School. Accreditation-Continued is an accreditation status granted when a currently accredited program is in compliance with the ARC-PA Standards.

Accreditation remains in effect until the program closes or withdraws from the accreditation process or until accreditation is withdrawn for failure to comply with the Standards. The approximate date for the next validation review of the program by the ARC-PA will be . The review date is contingent upon continued compliance with the Accreditation Standards and ARC-PA policy

The Master of Physician Assistant (MPA) Program is an accredited 28-month program that provides graduates the skills and resources to deliver health care as physician assistant leaders in an evolving health-care industry.

Graduates of the MPA Program are eligible to sit for the Physician Assistant National Certification Exam (PANCE). Upon successful completion of the PANCE, physician assistants may use the “PA-C” designation, pursue state licensure and practice medicine with a supervising physician. ‌‌‌

The Class of 2017 added another superlative to its list of accomplishments. The Class achieved the distinction of receiving a 100% first-time pass rate on the Physician Assistant National Certification Exam (PANCE). All 82 members passed the exam on their first try! Congratulations!


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