9 min

How are NCCPA exams developed? - PA Insights with NCCPA PA Insights with NCCPA

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Who develops NCCPA test items? How are they reviewed and critiqued to ensure they accurately measure what PAs need to know?

Get these answers and more in this podcast episode. Our Director of Psychometrics and Research, Josh Goodman, unveils some of the mystique surrounding how NCCPA exams are developed.

(Please note: References to test "item" and "form" are found in this description and throughout the recording. A test "item" refers to a test question and a "form" is a collection of test questions that we administer all at one time.)

Who develops NCCPA test items? How are they reviewed and critiqued to ensure they accurately measure what PAs need to know?

Get these answers and more in this podcast episode. Our Director of Psychometrics and Research, Josh Goodman, unveils some of the mystique surrounding how NCCPA exams are developed.

(Please note: References to test "item" and "form" are found in this description and throughout the recording. A test "item" refers to a test question and a "form" is a collection of test questions that we administer all at one time.)

9 min