Physician Assistant Schools In Oklahoma

Oklahoma has is only one accredited physician assistant school where physician assistant faculty who teach physician assistant classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the physician assistant academic community in Oklahoma, and the future trends in physician assistant training at the physician assistant masters degree level.


  1. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

    1100 N Lindsay, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104-5499

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Oklahoma Vs. National Physician Assistant Employment

Oklahoma 1,240
National 81,420

Of all of the physician assistant professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Oklahoma.

Employment Growth for Physician assistant professionals In Oklahoma

790 970 1,090 1,140 1,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Oklahoma, physician assistant is a growing field. In 2010 there were 450 more physician assistant professionals working in Oklahoma than there were in 2006. This represents a 57% growth in the field. 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 Oklahoma

$76,390 $80,600 $76,210 $76,770 $77,710
$38,070 $39,720 $40,527 $41,574 $42,968
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physician Assistant
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by physician assistant professionals is increasing in Oklahoma. The mean salary for physician assistant professionals in 2006 was $76,390 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $77,710 per year.

Salary percentiles for Physician assistant professionals in Oklahoma

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Thus, physician assistant professionals' salaries grew by 2% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Oklahoma, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of physician assistant. The pay differential between the highest paid physician assistant professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 139%

Average Salaries for Physician assistant professionals and related professions in Oklahoma

Dental Hygienist
Health Science
Physician Assistant

In Oklahoma, physician assistant professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of physician assistant professionals is increasing in Oklahoma state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited physician assistant school in Oklahoma state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 48 physician assistant graduates from physician assistant courses in Oklahoma and in 2010 there were 50 graduates.

This represents a 4% increase in the number of physician assistant degree or certificate school graduates in Oklahoma state. 100% of these graduates received a master's degree in physician assistant.

Physician Assistant Faculty Salaries in Oklahoma

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