Accreditation Statement and PANCE Performance

Accreditation Statement and PANCE Performance

The ARC-PA has granted Accreditation-Provisional status to the Saint Joseph’s University Physician Assistant Program sponsored by Saint Joseph’s University. Accreditation-Provisional is an accreditation status granted when the plans and resource allocation, if fully implemented as planned, of a proposed program that has not yet enrolled students appear to demonstrate the program’s ability to meet the ARC-PA Standards or when a program holding

Accreditation-Provisional status appears to demonstrate continued progress in complying with the Standards as it prepares for the graduation of the first class (cohort) of students. Accreditation-Provisional does not ensure any subsequent accreditation status. It is limited to no more than five years from matriculation of the first class.

The program’s accreditation history can be viewed on the ARC-PA website at

PANCE Performance

NCCPA Physician Assistant National Certification Exam (PANCE) Performance and Summary Report for the Last 5 Years

*The first cohort of students of the MSPAS program completed the curriculum on September 9, 2022.