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Physician Assistant: Accreditation/Certification

This is a guide for Physician Assistant students to assist in researching, writing, learning, networking, and more

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The Physician Assistant program at Duquesne University is accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) and the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP).

National Certification

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (ACCPA) offers certication and recertication for PAs.

State Certification

For information about state requirements for certification and continuing education, use the links below.

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