Pearl River Community College

Program Outcomes (2017-2018)

  1. Completion:

    a. Sixty percent or greater of students will graduate within 150% of the stated program length beginning with enrollment in the first nursing course.

    Semester Admitted # Admitted # Completed Percent
    Spring 2015 42 32 76%
    LPN Bridge Fall 2015 7 7 100%
    Fall 2015 31 26 84%
    LPN Bridge Spring 2016 10 9 90%
    Total 90 74 82%

    b. Sixty percent or greater of students will graduate within 150% of the state program length beginning with enrollment in the first nursing course.

  2. Licensure Performance (January 1 – December 31):
    1. ACEN – Annual licensure examination pass rate will be at least 80% for all first-time test-takers during the same 12 month period.
    2. MS IHL – Licensure exam pass rate for all test takers (1st and repeat) will be at 80% or above over a three-year period.

    All ADN Graduates

    # of Candidates Passed 1st Writes ACEN - Percentage Passed in Calendar Year IHL - Percentage
    2016 69 54 78% 64 93%
    2017 86 80 93% 84 98%
    2018* 74 68 92% 71 96%
    3-year Period 95%

    * Data incomplete

    Traditional ADN Graduates

    # of Candidates Passed 1st Writes ACEN - Percentage Passed in Calendar Year IHL - Percentage
    2016 69 54 78% 64 93%
    2017 70 64 91% 68 97%
    2018* 55 49 89% 52 95%
    3-year Period 95%

    * Data incomplete

    LPN-ADN Graduates

    # of Candidates Passed 1st Writes ACEN - Percentage Passed in Calendar Year IHL - Percentage
    2016*
    2017 16 16 100% 16 100%
    2018** 19 19 100% 19 100%
    2-year Period 100%

    *No LPN-ADN graduates**Data incomplete

  3. Employment:
    1. Ninety percent of the graduates (respondents) on the job placement survey will reflect employment in a position for which the program prepared them.

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    Semester Graduated # Licensed Faculty Report Email - Response Rate Percent Employed
    Fall 2016 44 39 15 (34%) (15) 100%
    Spring 2017 40 30 6 (15%) (6) 100%
    • Number licensed based upon reports of candidate NCLEX success.
    • Faculty report observing graduate working in RN role (data tallied but not reflected in percent employed).
    • Percent employed based upon graduate’s response on survey as to if employed as registered nurse one year following graduation.