PA Schools Georgia

Physician Assistant Schools in Georgia

As of January 1, 2017 there are 4 full accredited PA programs in the state of Georgia. Emory University is ranked 3rd in the country among physician assistant schools. 2 PA programs are in Atlanta, one in Savannah and one in Augusta, Georgia. Physician Assistants profession is routinely ranked in the top 10 best professions by many national leading publications including Glassdor and US World and News Report.

Emory University PA Program

Currently ranked 3rd national by US News and World Report, the physician assistant program is 29  months, requiring a minimum of 2000 clinical hours for enrollemnt.

Physician Assistant Program
1462 Clifton Rd NE Suite 280
Atlanta, GA30322


Augusta University PA Program

Average class size is 40 to 44 students with an average GPA of 3.5


Tuition information (different in state and out of state residents)

Health Sciences Bldg
987 St. Sebastian Way

Augusta , GA 30912

Mercer University PA Program


28 month program, $10,724 per semester + approxaimetly another $5,600 varies fees and books

Patient Care Experience Requirement 

Mercer University
3001 Mercer University Drive
AACC Building, Room 447
Atlanta, GA 30341

South University in Savannah PA Program

This university has four locations for PA schools. The Georgia PA program is in Savannah.  70 students are accepted each year for a January start date.


 709 Mall Boulevard
Savannah, Georgia 31406-4805





Augusta University (formerly Georgia-Regents University) Georgia
Emory University Georgia
Mercer University Georgia
South University in Savannah Georgia