Program Outcomes

98.6% OHSU PA Program Graduation Rate 1995–2021

98.1% OHSU PA Program First Time PANCE Pass Rate 1995–2020

Table of Graduated, Withdrawn and Decelerated Students

Class of 2018 Class of 2019 Class of 2020 Class of 2021 Class of 2022 Class of 2023
Maximum entering class size (as approved by ARC-PA) 42 42 42 42 42 42
*Entering Class 42 42 44 43 40 30
Graduates 41 40 44 41 n/a n/a
**Attrition rate 2.4% 4.8% 0 4.7% n/a n/a
***Graduation rate 97.6% 95.2% 100% 95.3% n/a n/a

*Entering class size: Number of students newly enrolled for the admission cycle PLUS number of students who are reentering from a different cohort.

Please Note: In response to the challenges of COVID 19, Oregon Health and Science University has made the decision to reduce the class size of all academic programs for the incoming 2021 academic year. There is no reduction in staffing, support or services.

**Attrition rate calculation:  Number of students who attritted from cohort divided by the entering class size. The  number  of  students  from  the  entering  class  who  did  not complete  the  program  with  the  rest  of  the  cohort,  either  due  to  leave  of  absence,  deceleration, dismissal, or withdrawal.

***Graduation rate:  Number of cohort graduates divided by the entering class size.

Graduated, Withdrawn, and Decelerated Students