The outcome measures* of the Pathologists’ Assistant program at EVMS reflect how well the program prepares students for the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) exam, as well as for employment.

Outcome MeasuresCumulative Average202320222021202020192018
ASCP Certification Rates 94.85%   90.91% 100% 83.33% 100% 100%
Graduation Rates 96.41%   95.65% 94.11%  92.30% 100% 100%
Job Placement Rates 100%   100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

Granting of the degree from the PathA program is not contingent upon passing the ASCP certification examination.

Professional licensure disclosure*

Pathologists’ Assistants are not required to be licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The Pathologists’ Assistant Program does not lead to licensure, and does not meet the requirements in order to become licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia. EVMS cannot confirm whether the Pathologists’ Assistant Program meets all of the licensure requirements for students residing outside of Virginia. Requirements for professional licensure can vary by state and can change without notice. All prospective students should consult the state licensing body in the state in which they reside or seek to be licensed to ensure that the degree they earn will meet requirements for licensure in that state.

EVMS is available to discuss with students or prospective students their respective or prospective degree options. Please contact us at 757.446.5648.