Accreditation

Five Programs Receive Provisional Accreditation

By Meredith WiseDecember 6, 2017

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We’re a bit late with this news, but better late than never. Here are the newest members of the PA program family.

Earlier this fall, ARC-PA announced the five newest programs to receive provisional accreditation, including the first completely online program. With these additions, the total number of accredited entry-level programs is 229. Congratulations and welcome to the following programs:

Charleston Southern University located in Charleston, South Carolina
Program Director: Gabrielle L. Poole, PA-C

Christian Brothers University located in Memphis, Tennessee
Program Director: Teresa R. Preston, MBA, MPAS, PA-C

Milligan College located in Milligan College, Tennessee
Program Director: Andrew W. Hull, MSPAS, PA-C

Westfield State University located in Westfield, Massachusetts
Program Director: Jennifer Hixon, DHSc, PA-C

Yale University – Online Program
Program Director: James A. Van Rhee, MS, PA-C

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Meredith Wise

Meredith Wise is the manager of communications for the Physician Assistant Education Association. She has a background in communications and joined PAEA in 2016.