An objective, standardized evaluation of a student’s medical knowledge as one component of their readiness for graduation
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.
per exam per student
Purchase July 2019 for administration starting January 2020
Visit the PAEA Assessment home page for information on future pricing options.
Check out the exam guiding principles, blueprint, and content area list.
Task Areas and Objectives
Take a look at the learning objectives categorized by task area.
Learn more about the process of developing the exam.
Meet the Team
Find out who is building and writing the End of Curriculum exam.