Physician Assistant (PA) Programs / Schools in California

by Steve on July 29, 2012

There are 10 physician assistant programs in the state of California. They are located in various cities spread around the statePA school including Los Angeles, Sacramento, Oakland, and Pomona among others.

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Learn about each program by clicking on these links about each PA program in California:

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science Physician Assistant Program

Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California Physician Assistant Program

Loma Linda University Master of Physician Assistant Program

Riverside County Regional Medical enter/Riverside Community College Physician Assistant Program

Samuel Merritt College Physician Assistant Program

San Joaquin Valley College Physician Assistant Program

Stanford University School of Medicine Primary Care Associate Program

Touro University California College of Health Sciences Physician Assistant MPH Program

University of California Davis Physician Assistant Program

Western University of Health Sciences Physician Assistant Program

Click here for an index of all the PA programs in the United States.

Good Luck!

{ 9 comments… read them below or add one }

1 yvette Baharyans August 21, 2012 at 10:49 am

Hello my name is yevtte Baharyans MA MFT
I have 96 unites from GCC ( mostly biology and chemistry classes)
Bachelor degree in psychology
Master in MFT
Certificate from Holistic medicine with the title of ” medical practitioner for mental health”
4000 face face clients hours signed by psychiatrist and clinical psychologist.
I am interested to go back to school to become physician assistant .
I live in Glendale california, I was wondering what school can offer me more online classes and which one do you recommend since I have my private practice , I need to accommodate my hours

2 Scott September 6, 2012 at 11:54 pm

Hi, not sure if anyone responded to your query, but there are no online PA programs that exist….

3 china December 21, 2012 at 5:19 pm

i am looking for a good school to star my medical school ( physician assistant first )

4 Luis Ramirez January 2, 2013 at 7:09 pm

Hi, does someone know what kind of prereqs are needed to start on the PA program

5 mani January 26, 2013 at 4:02 pm


I have B.S in Midwifery from IRAN and NOw I am living in Los Angeles and

I would like to get Master Degree in PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT and

I attached my TOEFL SCORE(PBT:530) and also I attached all my Document that

have been sent to ICA directly from my university in IRAN to US and They evaluated it.

please help me in this matter that how can I go through this program.

Thank you so much



6 parissa September 10, 2013 at 10:16 am

Hi mani, I have midwifery license from Iran just like you and decided to continue for PA here, same situation . Please let me know if you found the answer of your question.

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9 Carlos Argueta December 12, 2014 at 8:23 pm

HI. I came 12 years ago from El Salvador. I almost finish my medcine school over ther. One year left after 9 years. but I have my equivalences from there. Any way that I can qualify to go to PA school?

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