Attrition, Graduation, and Pass Rates
Attrition and Graduation Rate
Please note that the attrition rates include students who may have withdrawn from the program, decelerated to the next class or were dismissed.
*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.
NCCPA Pass Rate
Following graduation and before beginning clinical practice, all graduates must pass the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination (PANCE). The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) Exam Performance Summary Report compares test takers from UND to all PA programs in the United States.