Top Physician Assistant All Programs - 2021

New York awards the most degrees in Physician Assistant of all US states with 1,299 degrees being awarded last year. Students wanting to major in Physician Assistant can expect around 26% percent of their fellow classmates to be men and 74% percent to be women. Most students graduating in this field earn a Masters degree. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Physician Assistant is $85,200.

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Gender

Total Students
10,193
Total Males
2,607
Total Females
7,586

Degree Type

  • Total Masters degree

    9,192

  • Total Bachelors degree

    536

  • Total Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years Degree

    152

  • Total Doctors degree professional practice

    137

  • Total Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years Degree

    62

  • Total Associates degree

    59

  • Total Doctors degree research scholarship

    29

  • Total Post masters certificate

    26

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See where Physician Assistant is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Physician Assistant degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Physician Assistant

If you want to major in Physician Assistant, then you should consider applying to MCPHS University! This school grants about 211 degrees in Physician Assistant annually.

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Careers for Physician Assistant Majors

Some top jobs related to Physician Assistant, include Physician Assistants and , both of which have lots of job openings. Yet there are higher paying positions, like Physician Assistants. the most available position for Physician Assistant majors is Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Physician Assistant

  1. Physician Assistants   (Median Wage: $112,260)
  2. Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $97,320)

Most in Demand Careers for Physician Assistant

  1. Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
  2. Physician Assistants
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