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Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination Five Year First Time Taker Summary Report

 

Pass Rate Report

Program Name: Idaho State University Physician Assistant Program
Program Number: 1134
Report Date: 03-04-2021

Definitions of the report headings are provided at the end of the report. All information is current as of the date the report was generated.

  Class Graduation Year Number of First Time Takers

Program First-Time Taker
Pass Rate

National First-Time Taker
Pass Rate For the Class Graduation Year

Class of 2016 2016 72 94% 96%
Class of 2017 2017 69 99% 97%
Class of 2018 2018 72 99% 98%
Class of 2019 2019 70 93% 93%
Class of 2020 2020 67 99% 95%

Five Year First Time Taker Average Pass Rate for Program: 97%
Five Year National First Time Taker Average: 96%

Student Attrition

 

 Graduated Classes
 

Class of
2018

Class of
2019
Class of
2020

Maximum Entering Class Size
(as approved by ARC-PA)

72 72 72
Entering Class Size 74 72 72
Graduates 72 70 68
*Attrition Rate 2.7 2.8 5.6
**Graduation Rate 97.3 97.2 94.4

*Attrition rate calculation: Number of students who attrited from cohort divided by the entering class size.
**Graduation rate: Number of cohort graduates divided by the entering class size.