Radiography - Expected Outcomes

Radiography studentNMU radiography program maintains an ongoing process of outcomes assessment for the purpose of monitoring student learning and program effectiveness.

Student learning outcomes are measured in relation to the following goals: clinical competence, critical thinking, professionalism, and communication skills.

Program effectiveness is measured in relation to a five-year average of the credentialing examination pass rate at first attempt and the job placement rate within six months of graduation, an annual program completion rate, graduate satisfaction, and employer satisfaction.

 

Program Effectiveness:

 

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

5 Year Average

Annual Program Completion Rate

 

8/8

8/10

8/8

4/8

6/8

15/16

41/50

82%

Credentialing Examination Pass Rate

(First Attempt)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

93%

98.6%

Job Placement Rate

(6 months of graduation)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

93%

98.6%

Graduate Satisfaction Rate

 

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

May

2012

100%

Employer Satisfaction Rate

 

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

May 2012

100%

 

The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology has posted for review a five year average credentialing examination pass rate, five year average job placement rate, and an annual program completion rate at www.jrcert.org.