James Madison University

PANCE Pass Rate of 100%

The James Madison University Physician Assistant Program is pleased to announce that the December 2014 graduates have earned a 100% pass rate on the PANCE for first-time test takers!  The national average was 95% for first-time test takers.  The PANCE is the "Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination" – a national board exam that is required for certification as a physician assistant.  The JMU PA Program is very proud of their graduates' success!

PANCE 2015


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