Physician Assistant Education Program Accreditation

bennethallThe Physician Assistant Program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) and approved by the Nebraska Department of Education. Graduates of the Program are eligible to sit for the national certification examination administered by the National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). Graduates are required to pass this examination in order to practice in Nebraska and most other states.

Additionally, UNMC enjoys full accreditation (of all its college, programs, and sites) by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602-2504, telephone 800-621-7440.