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PAEA is the only national organization in the U.S. that represents PA educational programs. We offer four categories of membership: Voting, Institutional Colleague, International Institutional Colleague, and Individual Colleague. The benefits and fees for each are listed below:

Voting Member Benefits (Accredited programs) FY17

Fee: $3,800

Institutional Colleague Benefits (Developing programs) FY17

Fee: $2,600

  • Quarterly Journal of Physician Assistant Education
  • Access to the By the Numbers reports
  • Ability to purchase PACKRAT™ self-assessment exams
  • Access to members-only sections of the PAEA website
  • Access to and program listing in the Online Faculty Directory
  • Member rates for the Education Forum and Pando™ workshops
  • Ability to participate on the listservs
  • Ability to post faculty position openings on the PAEA online job board
  • Eligibility for service on a PAEA council/committee as a member
  • Eligibility to chair a committee
  • Ability to participate in CASPA within one year of expected provisional accreditation and must plan to admit first class the following year. The cost to participate in CASPA as a developing program is not included in the institutional membership fee and is a one-time, non-refundable fee of $5,500.
  • Program listing in the PAEA Online Program Directory, (listed as a developing unaccredited program)
  • Access to our learning management system

International Institutional Colleague Benefits FY17

(Developing programs that aren’t eligible for U.S. accreditation) 

Fee: $2,600

  • Quarterly Journal of Physician Assistant Education
  • Access to the By the Numbers reports
  • Ability to purchase PACKRAT™ self-assessment exams
  • Ability to purchase End of Rotation™ exams (upon approval by PAEA)
  • Access to members-only sections of the PAEA website
  • Access to and program listing in the Online Faculty Directory
  • Member rates for the PAEA Education Forum and Pando™ workshops
  • Ability to participate on the listservs
  • Ability to post faculty position openings on the PAEA online job board
  • Ability to join a council/committee as a member
  • Ability to chair a committee
  • Program listing in the PAEA Online Program Directory (listed as a developing unaccredited program)
  • Access to our learning management system

Please note: There is a one-time $150 administrative joining fee for all membership categories listed above.

Individual Colleague Benefits FY17

Fee: $125

To remain a member in good standing in PAEA, a program is required to:

  • Provide annual Program Directory updates
  • Pay annual dues in a timely fashion (due annually, July 1)
  • Maintain an accurate roster of faculty and staff for the Faculty Directory and database

To join as an Institutional Colleague, please contact Membership Manager Ashley Smith at asmith@PAEAonline.org. To join as an Individual Colleague, please create an account here. Once an account has been created, select the “Become a Member” option under the Membership Information header and follow the prompts.

If you have any questions, please email Ashley Smith.