PA Schools Iowa

Physician Assistant Schools in Iowa

Iowa has 1 counting accreditation program at the University of Iowa which is ranked 2nd by US News and World Report.  2 schools are under provisional accreditation and 1 on probationary status.

University of Iowa PA program

Is the only fully accredited program in Iowa, ranked number 2 in the country.

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required
  • Class size 25, avg age 25
  • Avg GPA = 3.69 (3.67 science)
  • AVG GRE = 157v, 157q, 4.1w
  • Minimum Clinical Hours: 1,000 (avg 2193 & 567 research)


Provisional Status 

University of Dubuque

St. Ambrose University 

Probationary Status

Des Moines University