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Physician Assistant Schools in Georgia

There are three Georgia schools offering physician assistant programs. 175 students graduated with degrees from Georgia physician assistant schools in 2010.

Overview

137 students graduate from physician assistant programs in Georgia, on average, every year. This accounts for 4% of students who US schools graduate from physician assistant programs. In 2010, 175 students graduated with a master's level physician assisting degree.

Three physician assistant schools are located in this state. And of these, one school is public, while two schools are private.

Average tuition for physician assistant programs is the cost. While the lowest tuition in this state is at Mercer University, the highest tuition for physician assistant programs, which is the cost each year, is at Emory University.

Georgia physician assistant schools offer masters degrees.

Physician Assistant Program Completions in Georgia 2006 - 2010

137 students graduate from physician assistant programs in Georgia, on average, every year. This accounts for 4% of students who US schools graduate from physician assistant programs. In 2010, 175 students graduated with a master's level physician assisting degree.

Physician Assistant Program Completions in Georgia 2006 - 2010

  • Master 2006: 93
  • Master 2007: 80
  • Master 2008: 100
  • Master 2009: 137
  • Master 2010: 175

Physician Assistant Program Availability in Georgia

Schools in Georgia offer a total of four programs in physician assisting.

Physician Assistant Program Availability in Georgia

  • Master: 4

Career Trends

Physician Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Physician Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Physician Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61630
  • 25th Percentile: 70930
  • Median: 82470
  • 75th Percentile: 93610
  • 90th Percentile: 110610

Career Trends

Physician Assistants — Employment Trend

Physician Assistants — Employment Trend

Physician Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72220
  • Median Salary 2007: 81380
  • Median Salary 2008: 84730
  • Median Salary 2009: 84710
  • Median Salary 2010: 82470
  • Total Employed 2006: 2160
  • Total Employed 2007: 2700
  • Total Employed 2008: 2400
  • Total Employed 2009: 2610
  • Total Employed 2010: 2430

Georgia vs National Physician Assistant Employment

Georgia vs National Physician Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Georgia: 2.985% (2430)

Physician Assistant Schools in Georgia

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1. Georgia Health Sciences University

1120 Fifteenth St
Augusta, GA 30912
(706) 721-0211

Georgia Health Sciences University offers one program in physician assisting and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Augusta, GA. It is one of 5 institutions with a medical school in Georgia. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Georgia offering physician assisting.

2. Mercer University

1400 Coleman Avenue
Macon, GA 31207
(478) 301-2700

Mercer University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Macon, GA and it offers one physician assistant program. It is one of 5 institutions with a medical school in Georgia. This university is the third largest institution in the state of Georgia offering physician assisting in terms of programs.

3. Emory University

408 Administration Building- 201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
(404) 727-6123

Emory University is located in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia and it offers one physician assistant program. This large university is one of 5 institutions with a medical school in Georgia. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Georgia offering physician assisting.