California PA Programs

All schools are accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education
(ARC-PA) for the Physician Assistant, Inc.

Applicants may apply to multiple programs with a single application through CASPA, the Central Application Service for PAs, a new Web-based application service, at Central Application Service for PAs (CASPA).

Locations and Contact Information

California Baptist University (provisional)
8432 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 343-4249

California State University, Monterey Bay (provisional)
Physician Assistant Program
5108 Fourth Avenue
Marina, CA 93933
(831) 772-7070

Chapman University (provisional)
Physician Assistant Program
1 University Lane
Orange, CA 92866
(714) 997-6815

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (provisional)
1731 E. 120th St.
Los Angeles, California 90059
(323) 563-4800

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Dominican University of California (Provisional)
Physician Assistant Program
50 Acacia Avenue
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 457-4440

Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern CA
Monica Pan, Admissions Counselor
Physician Assistant Program
1000 S. Fremont Ave Unit 7, Bldg A11, Ste 150
Alhambra, CA 91803
(626) 457-4240

Loma Linda University
School of Allied Health Professions
Physician Assistant Program
Loma Linda, CA 92350
(909) 558-4599 or (800) 422-4558

Marshall B. Ketchum University
Physician Assistant Program

2575 Yorba Linda Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831-1699
(714) 449-7404

Samuel Merritt University
Masters Physician Assistant Program
Admissions Department
450 30th St.
Oakland, CA 94609
(510) 869-6623

Stanford University Medical Center
Primary Care Associate Program
1215 Welch Road Module G
Palo Alto CA 94304
(650) 725-6959

Southern California University of Health Sciences (provisional)
16200 E Amber Valley Dr.
Whittier, California 90604
(800) 221-5222

Touro University-California
Joint Physician Assistant MSPAS/MPH Program
College of Health Sciences
1310 Club Drive
Vallejo, California 94592
Information: (888) 652-7580 (707) 638-5809
Fax: (707) 638-5891

UC Davis
Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
Physician Assistant Program

2570 48th St
Sacramento CA 95817
(916) 734-2145
Email: BettyIreneMooreSON@UCDavis.Edu

University of La Verne (provisional)
1950 3rd St
La Verne, CA 91750
(909) 593-3511

University of the Pacific (provisional)
3200 5th Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 739-7365

Western University
309 E. Second Street
Pomona, California 91766-1854
(909) 623-6116

Also, check out the Physician Assistant Education Association Website for more information about becoming a PA!