Physician Assistant Schools In Kansas

There are 2 accredited physician assistant schools in Kansas for faculty who teach physician assistant classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of physician assistant and physician assistant training in Kansas, which includes physician assistant training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Physician Assistant
  • Masters degree in Physician Assistant


  1. Seward County Community College and Area Technical School

    1801 N. Kansas Ave., Liberal, Kansas 67901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Wichita State University

    1845 Fairmount, Wichita, Kansas 67260-0124

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Kansas Vs. National Physician Assistant Employment

Kansas 890
National 81,420

Approximately 1% of the country's physician assistant professionals work in Kansas state.

Employment Growth for Physician assistant professionals In Kansas

560 590 650 720 890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of physician assistant professionals is growing in Kansas. 330 more physician assistant professionals were working in Kansas in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Kansas, this field has grown by 59% in four years. This is faster than the trend for physician assistant professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of physician assistant professionals has grown by 29% between 2006 and 2010.

Physician Assistant VS. All Professions salaries in Kansas

$73,420 $79,170 $80,470 $82,100 $80,790
$41,394 $43,120 $44,217 $45,570 $46,014
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by physician assistant professionals is increasing in Kansas. The mean salary for physician assistant professionals in 2006 was $73,420 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $80,790 per year.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Kansas

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This represents a 9% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Kansas state, within the field of physician assistant, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid physician assistant professionals earn 74% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Kansas

Dental Hygienist
Health Science
Physician Assistant

Physician assistant professionals in Kansas earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Physician Assistant programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kansas


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited physician assistant schools in Kansas is increasing. In Kansas, there were 41 graduates in 2006. And there were 42 graduates from physician assistant courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of physician assistant school degree or certificate graduates in Kansas by 2%. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with an associate's degree in physician assistant.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Kansas

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