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 Ave
Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 343-4249

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

Chapman University
Chapman University MMS PA Studies Program
9401 Jeronimo Road
Irvine, CA 92618
(714) 997-6815

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

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

Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern CA
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
(714) 992-7808

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

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

Touro University-California
Joint MSPAS/MPH Program
College of Education and Health Sciences
1310 Club Dr
Vallejo, CA 94592
(707) 638-5200

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 Ave
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 739-7365

Western University
309 E 2nd St
Pomona, CA 91766-1854
(909) 623-6116

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