Outcomes

Student Achievement Data

NCLEX-RN Performance

(As reported by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing Annual Period October 1- September 30) Expected Outcome: Programs annual licensure pass rate is at or above 80% for all first time test takers.

NCLEX Year

West Penn %

2020 - 2021

70.3

2019 - 2020

89.8

2018 - 2019

86.9

2017 - 2018

91.8

Cohort Completion Percentage (Normal and Allotted time)

Expected Outcome: 60% of students who begin their first nursing course will complete the program within 8 academic terms which is 100% of the usual time frame for the program. 70% will complete within 12 academic term which is the 150% allotted completion time.

Total # of
students
enrolled

Total # of
graduates
within 100%
normal time

100% Normal
Completion
Percentage

Total # of
graduates
within 150%
allotted time

150% Allotted
Completion
Percentage

CO 2022
Cohort 2020

63

36

57%

*

*

CO 2021
Cohort 2019

73

44

60%

55

75%

CO 2020
Cohort 2018

65

47

72%

56

86%

CO 2019
Cohort 2017

68

37

54%

50

74%

Graduates Employed in an RN Role within One (1) Year Post-Graduation

Expected Outcome:  90% of graduates who seek employment as an entry level registered nurse will obtain a position in a health care setting within one year of graduation.

Graduation
Date

Total # of
Graduates

Total # of Graduates
Employed within
One Year

Percentage

May 2021

50

45

88%

May 2020

59

53

90%

May 2019

43

40

93%