The mission of the UAMS Physician Assistant Program is to educate students who will practice patient-centered medicine while embracing cultural diversity, ethical integrity, professionalism and collaboration with other members of the health care team. The program fosters lifelong learning through emphasis on critical thinking, clinical application of knowledge and evidence-based medicine. Through innovative educational practices, the students will be prepared to enter into any discipline of medicine with the ability to serve any community and contribute to the profession through leadership, education, and service.
The application cycle for the Physician Assistant Program is now closed. The application deadline was November 1, 2017. All materials must be verified by CASPA on or before this November 1 deadline.
|Class||# Program 1st Time Takers||# Program 1st Time Takers Who Passed||Program 1st Time Taker Pass Rate||National 1st Time Taker Pass Rate for Graduation Year||# Program Test Takers Who Ultimately Passed PANCE||% Program Test Takers Who Ultimately Passed PANCE||% National Test Takers Who Ultimately Passed PANCE|
|Class of 2015||26||24||92%||96%||26||100%||91%|
|Class of 2016||28||25||89%||96%||28||100%||93%|
|Class of 2017||32||29||91%||Available 01/01/2018|
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