Register for your FREE ACCOUNT to enjoy all of the following website features!
ESSENTIAL Physician Assistant Program Profile Access
Gain access to our PA Program Profiles! All the essential details you need to research every Physician Assistant School in the country!
General Program Information, such as Estimated Cost, Degree Awarded, Program Length, Class Size, and Accreditation Status!
Entrance Requirements Information, such as GPA, Health Care Experience, Entrance Exam, Degree Requirement, and more!
Prerequisite Requirements, highlighting all the undergraduate courses you need in order to qualify for each program!
Interactive Google Map, allowing you to easily explore the geographical region for each program.
Full Links and Resource Library Access
Gain full access to our links libraries. Discover hundreds of excellent resources specifically dedicated to the Physician Assistant profession. Each link has a short description helping one to understand how it's beneficial for the Physician Assistant world! Separate libraries have been developed for Prospective PAs, Current Physician Assistant Students, PA Educators, and Clinically Practicing PAs. Simply choose the library that's best for you and find information that would otherwise take days to filter out through search engines!
Full Blog Post Access
Enjoy the benefits of reading the excellent posts, interviews, and profiles authored by our All-Star cast of bloggers in their entirety! Regardless of your station, whether a Prospective PA, Current PA Student, or Physician Assistant Program Educator, you'll find something of great value in our community blog!
Group Formation Capabilities
Are you interested in forming your own group, just like the ones you see within the site? Register for your FREE ACCOUNT and the opportunity is yours! Whether your interest lies in forming a local Pre-PA group or if you desire to form a nationwide Current PA Student group dedicated to a special niche, you have the opportunity to do so! Each group enjoys the following benefits:
-Group Activity Stream
-Managing discussion forums dedicated to the group (if desired)
-Group Calendar with event and Google Map integration
-Ability to make group public or private (only include specific members)
-Group Admin can send group emails
-More functionality planned for in the future
Physician Assistant Web Community
The power of networking cannot be overstated. When you register for your FREE ACCOUNT you'll become a member of a growing PA web community and be able to connect with other members. Community benefits include the opportunity to participate in web forums and private messaging other members including Prospective PAs, Current PA students, PA Educators, and practicing PA clinicians.
Become a SUPPORTER LEVEL MEMBER and receive the ADDITIONAL benefits below!
Physician Assistant Program Profile Access PLUS
Gain FULL access to our PA Program Profiles! All the essential details you need PLUS the additional information below!
Direct PA Program Website Links to program home page and prerequisite information page making it easy to verify information and research programs of interest further.
Host City Profile Information, such as Cost of Living Index, Population, Average Summer and Winter High Temperature, & Average Monthly Rent.
"Did You Know?" Section, providing additional interesting information.
Compare Nearby Program Links, making it easy to research programs close to those of interest.
Advertisement-FREE Site Experience
We use ads because we have to keep the lights on somehow. Because Supporter level members are helping us out, they get the privilege of enjoying their website experience without any obtrusive advertisements!
Perfect Fit Search Tool
Find the programs that are right for you! Submit your state of residence, hours of patient care experience, cumulative and science GPAs, desired states where you’d like to attend, desired programs costs, length, class size, and MORE! Then click the Magic Button and let us do the rest. You’ll receive a list of programs fitting your criteria in table form allowing you to easily compare one program against another. You can even click on a row to bring up the full PA Program Profile. This tool is a dream come true for anyone who’s seriously interested in going to PA school!
True Cost to Attend Calculator
When it comes to the TRUE COST of your Physician Assistant education, there's a lot more to consider than just tuition and fees! What about Cost of Living and Lost Wages? Program A’s tuition might be higher than B’s, but what if the length of the program is 6 months less and you currently make $30,000 per year? And what if Program A is located in a mid-sized town with a very reasonable cost of living whereas Program B is in the heart of Los Angeles? Our True Cost to Attend Calculator helps you to easily compare programs of interest against one another by considering all of the variables, not just tuition and fees!