3 More Programs Earn Provisional Accreditation

By Meredith WiseNovember 7, 2018

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Welcome and congratulations to the newest members of the PA education family.

ARC-PA recently announced the newest trio of PA programs to receive provisional accreditation. With these additions, the total number of accredited entry-level programs is 239. ARC-PA estimates a potential 52 additional programs could be approved to open their doors by January 2021.

Congratulations to the following programs:

Colorado Mesa University, located in Grand Junction, CO

Program Director: Amy J. Bronson, EdD

Franklin College, located in Franklin, Indiana

Program Director: Thomas P. Meehan, PhD, MSPAS, PA-C

Morehouse School of Medicine, located in Atlanta, Georgia

Program Director: Pangela Denise Dawson, PhD, PA-C

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.