CBU NCCPA Certifying Exam Results
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination (PANCE) first-time pass rate for the CBU Class of 2021 is currently 97%; 100% of these graduates have passed the PANCE.Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination Exam Performance Summary Report 2022
ARC-PA Student Attrition
|Class of 2020||Class of 2021||Class of 2022||Class of 2023||Class of 2024|
|Maximum Entering Class Size |
(as approved by ARC-PA)
|Entering class size||24||32||35||40||40|
*Attrition rate calculation: Number of students who attritted from cohort divided by the entering class size.
**Graduation rate: Number of cohort graduates divided by the entering class size.
Class of 2022: Entering class size reduced due to lack of fully qualified applicants. One student withdrew after one semester to attend medical school; one student was dismissed for administrative reasons.
Class of 2021: Three students lost to program at completion of second semester due to academic performance.
Class of 2020: One student left for another program closer to home at the end of one month in the program.