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.

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

TRCC Pass Rate for April 30, 2016 – May 1, 2017: 65/75 = 86%
TRCC Pass Rate for April 30, 2017 – May 1, 2018: 66/67 = 99%
TRCC Pass Rate for April 30, 2018 – May 1, 2019: 56/60 = 93%

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 2014 – Spring 2015: 89/98 = 91% (Includes LPNs)
TRCC Completion Rate for Fall 2015 – Spring 2016: 63/80 = 79% (Includes LPNs)
TRCC Completion Rate for Fall 2016 – Spring 2017*: 31/38 = 82% (Includes LPNs)
*Data for group entering in Fall 2016 semester only

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 2016 – Spring 2017: 53/72 returned with 96% employed
TRCC Graduate Survey collected for Fall 2017 – Spring 2018: 50/66 returned with 98% employed
TRCC Graduate Survey collected for Fall 2018 – Spring 2019: 36/64 returned with 100% 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 2014 – Spring 2015: 58%
TRCC Graduates who transfer to a 4-year institution Fall 2015 – Spring 2016: 47%
TRCC Graduates who transfer to a 4-year institution Fall 2016 – Spring 2017: 32%