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University of La Verne - College of Health - White Coat Ceremony

Master of Science Physician Assistant Practice

The University of La Verne offers a distinctive and relevant educational experience to a diverse population of traditional-age, adult, and graduate learners preparing them for successful careers and a commitment to life-long learning across the liberal arts and professional programs.

College of Health and Community Well-Being Mission

The College of Health and Community Well-Being will strengthen our region by educating diverse, highly competent and compassionate health professionals to meet the needs of 21st century health care and public health.


The College of Health and Community Well-Being will be a regional leader, and national model, for high-quality education to prepare and advance careers, research, and innovation in 21st century health and community well-being with an emphasis on addressing health inequities and social determinants of health.

Physician Assistant Program Mission

The mission of the program is to educate diverse, ethical, collaborative and holistic medical providers committed to eliminating health disparities.

Accreditation Status

ARC-PA has accepted the voluntary withdrawal of the University of La Verne PA Program from the ARC-PA accreditation process. Effective January 1, 2025, ARC-PA shall withdraw accreditation from the University of La Verne PA Program. Subject to fulfillment of various obligations, the University of La Verne PA Program will remain accredited on probation through December 31, 2024. The University of La Verne PA Program will not accept any new students for enrollment.

Specific questions regarding the Program and its plans should be directed to, or visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

The program’s accreditation history can be viewed on the ARC-PA website at