The UAB PA program faculty has established performance indicators, outcome objectives and goals for the program. The program faculty regularly monitors and evaluates progress towards meeting its stated goals and objectives. Program faculty continually assess student's acquisition of knowledge, skills and professional behaviors. Student and graduate surveys are conducted to determine satisfaction with the following: admissions and orientation; student services and resources; policies and procedures; and the didactic and clinical.

For more information, download the Physician's Assistant Program Goals, Indicators and Outcomes Report.

PA Applicant Class and Cohort Data

CohortClass SizeMaleFemaleWhiteBlackHispanic or LatinoOther Race EthnicityAlabama ResidentMean Age (SD)Average Science GPAAverage Overall GPAAverage Verbal GRE %Average Quant GRE
2016-2018 88 10 78 71 6 5 6 50 24 (2.68) 3.60 3.66 58 50
2015-2017 80 17 63 57 5 4 14 39 27 (5.25) 3.47 3.54 58 46
2014-2016 68 14 53 62 3 0 3 40 26 (4.13) 3.54 3.57 61 51
2013-2015 59 13 46 52 3 2 2 28 26 (4.55) 3.50 3.57 60 56
2012-2014 57 13 44 52 2 2 1 21 26 (3.29) 3.54 3.61 63 59
2011-2013 47 8 39 38 0 2 7 16 26 (3.95) 3.61 3.62 56 52
2010-2012 46 10 36 44 2 0 0 19 26 (4.35) 3.52 3.55 63 54
2009-2011 42 10 32 36 0 4 2 22 26 (5.00) 3.55 3.58 63 56
2008-2010 34 9 25 32 2 0 0 15 26 (4.25) 3.53 3.56 57 52
2007-2009 36 6 30 34 1 0 1 20 25 (3.20) 3.51 3.46 63 55
2006-2008 33 9 24 25 4 1 3 20 26 (4.56) 3.53 3.45 58 47
2005-2007 32 10 22 28 0 2 2   26 (6.11) 3.42 3.47 53 41