An objective, standardized evaluation of a student’s medical knowledge as one component of their readiness for graduation
The End of Curriculum Faculty Guide is available to introduce programs to this exam.
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This 300-question exam is built using a blueprint and content area list developed by PA educators and national exam experts, and is required to be delivered in the final four months of the PA program.
All exam items are peer-reviewed and statistically validated for accuracy and consistency. The exam will be standardized by a panel of PA education experts.
Exams will be delivered through a secure, password-protected website that will utilize a lockdown browser to maintain content validity.
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Task Areas and Objectives
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Scoring and Interpretation
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Meet the Team
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