PAEA Assessment

PAEA Assessment
 

PAEA Assessment’s guiding principle is to educate and support programs to graduate knowledgeable and competent PAs who will improve health for all.

PAEA exam score reports provide national comparative data on complete exam forms, giving you the information you need to ensure that your students meet the high standards your program sets relative to their peers across the country.

Exams

PACKRAT™

A 225-question tool that is intended to mark important transition points for PA students.

Can be delivered in a proctored or unproctored environment, with an adjustable testing window.

Used by 90 percent of PA programs.

PACKRAT™

An objective, comprehensive self-assessment tool for student and curricular evaluation

Learn More

End of Rotation™

A set of 120-question (100 scored) examinations focused on the seven core clinical areas.

All exam questions are statistically validated for accuracy and consistency by professional psychometricians.

Administered 50,000 times each year.

End of Rotation™

A set of objective, standardized evaluations intended to serve as one measure of the medical knowledge students gain during specific supervised clinical practice experiences

Learn More

End of Curriculum™

A 300-question (250 scored) examination to be delivered in the last four months of PA education.

All exam questions will be pilot-tested with PA students, statistically validated, and set to standards determined by PA education experts.

Anticipated release is January 2020!

End of Curriculum™

An objective, standardized evaluation of a student’s medical knowledge as one component of their readiness for graduation

Learn More

Package option

Starting January 2020, PAEA will offer a package price for the entire suite of exams. For $420 per student, each student can take up to two PACKRAT exams, 10 End of Rotation exams, and one End of Curriculum exam.

More information coming soon, including budgetary decision-making resources and policies.

PAEA Assessment products are delivered through a secure, password-protected website (ExamDriver.com). Proctors have full control over exam administration, and question order is randomized for each student.

Exam Driver

PDs: Sign up here to start using PAEA Assessment exams!

Download PAEA Assessment exam policies

Review our proctor resources

More Questions? Exam Support is available 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. ET, Monday – Friday.

866-749-7601exams@PAEAonline.org

PACKRATEnd of RotationEnd of Curriculum