Duke University in Durham, NC, Emory University in Atlanta, GA and Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, NC all have highly rated physician assistant programs in the Southeast. In Alabama, accredited programs include University of Alabama at Birmingham and University of South Alabama.
The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant recognizes programs in Florida including Barry University, Miami-Dade College, Keiser University and University of Florida. Mercer and South University are both certified programs in Georgia. Mississippi College, Medical University of South Carolina and University of Kentucky also have recognized programs. In Virginia, schools with accredited programs include Shenandoah University, James Madison University and Eastern Virginia Medical School.