Nursing Student Outcomes

Three Rivers Community College Nursing Student Achievement Data is reported below.

TRCC RN Program Benchmark for NCLEX First Time Pass Rate:

Expected level of achievement: The program’s 3-year mean for first time licensure pass rate will be at or above the national mean for Associate Degree graduates for the same time period as published at ncsbn.org/index.htm. Pass rate data will be mailed from the Department of Public Health to the Division Director on or before May 1 each year.

TRCC Pass Rate for April 30, 2014 – May 1, 2015: 82/85 = 96%
TRCC Pass Rate for April 30, 2015 – May 1, 2016: 82/89 = 92%
TRCC Pass Rate for April 30, 2016 – May 1, 2017: 64/74 = 86%
TRCC 3 year Average: 228/248 = 92%
National 3 year Average for all RN graduates within the fifty states, the District of Columbia, and the US territories: 83%

TRCC RN Program Benchmark for Completion Rates:

Expected level of achievement: Seventy-five percent of students will complete the program within 6 semesters.

TRCC Completion Rate for Fall 2012 – Spring 2013: 83/97 = 85.57% (Includes LPNs)
TRCC Completion Rate for Fall 2013 – Spring 2014: 87/99 = 87.88% (Includes LPNs)
TRCC Completion Rate for Fall 2014: 43/50 = 86% (Includes LPNs)
TRCC LPN Completion Rate for 2012-2014: 12/12 = 100%

TRCC RN Program Benchmark for Graduate Employment Rates:

Expected level of achievement: Ninety percent of graduates will be employed in the field of nursing within 6 months of graduation.

TRCC Graduate Survey collected for Fall 2013 – Spring 2014: 14/83 returned with 100% employed
TRCC Graduate Survey collected for Fall 2014 – Spring 2015: 23/93 returned with 100% employed
TRCC Graduate Survey collected for Fall 2015 – Spring 2016: 39/74 returned with 95% employed

TRCC RN Program Graduate Engagement in RN-BS Coursework:

Data retrieved from U.S. Department of Education’s What Works Clearinghouse.

TRCC Graduates who transfer to a 4-year institution Fall 2013 – Spring 2014: 69%
TRCC Graduates who transfer to a 4-year institution Fall 2014 – Spring 2015: 58%
TRCC Graduates who transfer to a 4-year institution Fall 2015 – Spring 2016: 47%