Physician Assistant Program


Program Goals

  1. Recruit highly qualified applicants for enrollment as students in the LSUHSC-NO program.
    • Measured by: Applicant demographics and prerequisite data submitted through CASPA

  2. Develop and maintain a curriculum that promotes a 90% or better graduation rate for students entering the LSUHSC-NO PA Program.
    • Measured by: Graduation rate per cohort            

  3. Develop and maintain a curriculum that produces a PANCE first-time pass rate above the national average.
    • Measured by: Assessment of first time PANCE rates against national data

  4. Maintain accreditation- continuing status and a standard of excellence for the program.
    • Measured by: Achievement and maintenance of accreditation – continuing per ARC-PA