PACKRAT® is an objective, comprehensive self-assessment tool for student and curricular evaluation.


This 225-question exam is built new each year, based on a content blueprint and detailed topic list developed by experienced PA educators and national exam experts, specifically for PA programs.


All questions are written and evaluated by PA educators as part of a rigorous multi-level peer review process.


The exam can be delivered in a proctored or unproctored mode, onsite or remote, with a secure testing window.


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