College of Health Sciences and Human Services

Master of Science Physician Assistant

Student Attrition

Graduated Classes  Class of 2021 Class of 2022 Class of 2023
Maximum entering class size (ARC-PA) 33 33 33
Entering class size 32 34 29
Graduates 29 30 -
*Attrition rate 9.4% 11.8% -
**Graduation rate 90.6% 88.2% -

*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.

The Class of 2022 entering class size includes one student from the previous cohort who returned from a leave of absence and successfully graduated.  Three students withdrew in the first few months for personal reasons, and one took a leave of absence but did not return.