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PANCE Performance

We make sure you're prepared to pass! To attain the PA-C designation, graduates of ARC-PA accredited PA programs must take and pass the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination (PANCE). Our student PANCE pass rate is exceptional because our program is too.

PANCE Performance

PA PANCE Scores July 2022

Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination Five Year First Time Taker Summary Report

Program Name: Touro University California

Program Number: 1183

Report Date: 07-13-2022

Definitions of the report headings are provided at the end of the report. All information is current as of the date the report was generated.
 Class  Class Graduation Year  Number of First Time Takers Program First Time Taker Pass Rate 
Class of 2017 2017

37

97%

Class of 2018  2018

42

98%

Class of 2019 2019

46

93%

Class of 2020 2020

49

94%

Class of 2021 2021

46

89%

Class of 2022 2022

39

100%

Five Year First Time Taker Average Pass Rate for Program: 95%

*Note: The PANCE testing window ends each year near mid-December. Classes that graduate in December may be required to test in the following calendar year due to their graduation dates. Similarly, individual December graduates may elect to test after the start of the new year. Accordingly, it may be appropriate for programs that graduate in December to compare their first-time taker pass rates with the national averages from the following calendar year.

National First Time Taker Pass Rate By Calendar Year
Year Pass Rate
2017 97%
2018 98%
2019 93%
2020 95%
2021 93%
2022** Available in 2023

Five Year National First Time Taker Average: 95%

**Note: NCCPA conducts practice analysis and standard setting studies approximately every three to five years and, based on the most recent analyses, implemented a new PANCE blueprint and passing standard effective January 1, 2019. The pass rate, based on first-time taker performance for the 2022 calendar year, will be available in early 2023.