PA Schools New Jersey

The state of New Jersey has 2 fully accredited physician assistant programs, 1 in provisional status and 1 in developing stage.

Fully accredited

  • Rutgers University New Jersey PA School
    • The mission of the UMDNJ PA Program is to prepare primary care physician assistants who will provide health care under the supervision of a physician in a variety of settings in order to meet the needs of the community.
    • Website
    • 3 year program or BA/MS program
    • Rutgers Physician Assistant Program
      School of Health Professions
      675 Hoes Lane West
      6th Floor
      Piscataway, NJ 08854
  • Seton Hall University New Jersey PA School
    • The mission of the Physician Assistant program at Seton Hall University is to prepare primary care PAs who practice in a variety of settings. The program provides the foundation for graduates to become critical thinkers and life-long learners who excel in servant leadership, research and the practice of medicine.
    • Website, FAQ page
    • Contact info: shms@shu.edu, (973) 275-2062
    • 33 month program

Provisional

  • Monmouth University New Jersey PA School
    • website
    • contact: Phone: 732-923-4505, paprogram@monmouth.edu
    • 42 week didactic, 60 week clinical phase

Developing-Not Accredited

  • Kean University New Jersey PA program
    • website
    • first class accepted May  of 2017
    • 24 month program