Physician Assistant

Ranked in 2011 | Physician Assistant Rankings Methodology

Physician assistants have many of the same responsibilities as doctors, though they work under a physician's or surgeon's supervision. A PA can diagnose a patient and prescribe treatment. These are the top physician assistant schools.

Rank School name Score
#4 George Washington University

Washington, DC

4.1
#25 Georgia Regents University

Augusta, GA

3.3
#70 Grand Valley State University

Grand Rapids, MI

2.8
#112 Harding University

Searcy, AR

2.3
#108 Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY

2.4
#102 Howard University

Washington, DC

2.5
#70 Idaho State University

Pocatello, ID

2.8
#13 Interservice Physician Assistant Program

Fort Sam Houston, TX

3.7
#38 James Madison University

Harrisonburg, VA

3.2
#62 Jefferson College of Health Sciences

Roanoke, VA

2.9
#94 Kettering College of Medical Arts

Kettering, OH

2.6
#62 King's College

Wilkes-Barre, PA

2.9
#70 Le Moyne College

Syracuse, NY

2.8
#94 LIU Brooklyn Hospital Center

Brooklyn, NY

2.6
#25 Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania

Lock Haven, PA

3.3
#94 Loma Linda University

Loma Linda, CA

2.6
#43 Marietta College

Marietta, OH

3.1
#43 Marquette University

Milwaukee, WI

3.1
#112 Marywood University

Scranton, PA

2.3
#54 MCPHS University—​Boston

Boston, MA

3.0
#70 MCPHS University—​Manchester

Manchester, NH

2.8
#25 Medical University of South Carolina

Charleston, SC

3.3
#102 Mercy College

Dobbs Ferry, NY

2.5
#84 Methodist University

Fayetteville, NC

2.7
Rank Not Published Miami-​Dade College

Miami, FL

N/A

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