Graduate Placement

Graduate Placement

CLASS OF 2016 GRADUATE PROFILE

  • Entering class size: 40
  • Attrition: 3
  • Graduating class size: 37

FIRST-TIME PA NATIONAL CERTIFYING EXAM (PANCE) PASS RATE

  • 100% vs. national average of 96%

RESULTS BELOW ARE BASED ON THE PROGRAM’S GRADUATE SURVEY UPON GRADUATION (100% RESPONSE RATE) AND THE PROGRAM’S SIX MONTH GRADUATE EXIT SURVEY (26 OUT OF 37 GRADUATES RESPONDED [70%])

Job offers by the end of the program

  • 1-2: 53%
  • 3-5: 39%
  • 5-7: 8%

Job Placement

  • Had a job offer by graduation: 86%
  • Accepted a job by graduation: 57%
  • Employed within 6 months of graduation: 100%

Areas of Practice

  • Family Medicine: 35%
  • Pediatrics: 8%
  • Internal Medicine: 35% (General, Endocrinology, Cardiology, Infectious Disease)
  • Women’s Health: 11%
  • Surgery: 5% (General/GI)
  • Emergency Medicine: 22%
  • Orthopedics: 14%
  • Other:  25%  (Behavioral Medicine, Urgent Care, Ophthalmology, Oncology, Dermatology)

Locations of Practice

  • Private Practice: 61%
  • Hospital System: 47%
  • State: 28%
  • Federal Government: 3%
  • Medically Underserved or Health Professional Shortage Area: 57%

States of Practice

  • NC: 92%
  • Outside of NC: 8% (Alaska, Florida , Texas, Virginia)

NC Locations of Practice

  • Fayetteville: 40%
  • Southeastern NC: 27%
  • Other: 33% (Goldsboro, Greenville, New Bern, Raleigh, Zebulon)

Salary Ranges

  • $50,000-$59,000: 4%
  • $60,000-$69,000: 0%
  • $70,000-$79,000: 4%
  • $80,000-$89,000: 42%
  • $90,000-$99,000: 25%
  • $100,000-$110,000: 13%
  • $110,000+: 12%
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