Deliver a diverse curriculum that prepares students for entry-level clinical practice.

Graduate Job Placement

A. Graduate Job Placement by Primary Care vs. Non-Primary Care

Cohort 2021Cohort 2022Cohort 2023
Before Graduation476
1-3 months8126
4-6 months312
> 6 months001
STUDENT TOTAL 152015

PANCE Performance Report

Student Preparedness

Student preparedness for entry-level clinical practice

In the last semester of the clinical year, preceptors are asked to assess the preparedness of our PA graduates for entry-level clinical practice.  The table below reflects the results over the three most recent cohorts.

Cohort# of ResponsesAgreedDisagreed
202134100%0%
202234100%0%
202337100%0%

Exit Survey

Every graduating class is asked to complete the Graduate Exit Survey. Data obtained through this survey demonstrates that our
graduates agree that they are successfully prepare students for entry-level clinical practice through the delivery of a diverse curriculum.

Exit Survey Question Co 2021 Co 2022 Co 2023
Agree or
Strongly Agree
Agree or
Strongly Agree
Agree or
Strongly Agree
Upon completing the GWU PA Program, I am prepared to utilize critical thinking, quality improvement, and informatics to practice safe, evidence-based medicine. 96% 89.47% 100%
Upon completing the GWU PA Program, I am prepared to collaborate effectively with patients, families and the interdisciplinary team to ensure continuous, high quality, patient-centered care. 96% 94.74% 100%
Upon completing the GWU PA Program, I am prepared to manage the delivery of health care with respect to diverse cultures and belief systems for patient populations in varied health care settings. 96% 94.74% 92.86%