USJ Physician Assistant Graduates Earn 100% Pass Rate Third Year in a Row

Congratulations are in order for the University of Saint Joseph Physician Assistant Studies M.S. program. The 37 graduates from May 2021 earned a 100 percent first-time pass rate on the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) for the third year in a row.

“The USJ PA Studies students, faculty, and staff are very proud of this achievement, particularly in a year challenged by a pandemic,” says Tricia Marriott, PA-C, MPAS, MJ Health Law, CHC, DFAAPA, Director & Chair, PA Studies Program, School of Pharmacy and PA Studies. “Their flexibility, focus, perseverance, and commitment to excellence will certainly serve future patients and our community well, as the newly-minted PAs join the healthcare workforce.”

Learn more about USJ’s Physician Assistant Studies program here.