JRCERT - Program Effectiveness 2013-2017
Program Effectiveness Data
The Ohio Valley Medical Center Program of Radiologic Technology is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). According to JRCERT Standard 5.3 and the United States Department of Education (USDE), the program must make available to the general public, on an annual basis, information regarding the following areas of program effectiveness.
5-Year Average National Certification Examination Pass Rate
Number of student graduates who pass the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) national certification examination on the first attempt within six (6) months of graduation compared with the number of student graduates taking the examination.
Program Certification Examination Pass Rate Benchmark: 87.5%
|Year||Number of Students Graduating from the Program||Number of Students Taking the Exam within 6 Months of Graduation||Number of Students Passing the Exam on the 1st Attempt within 6 Months of Graduation||Percent of Students Passing the Exam on the 1st Attempt within 6 Months of Graduation|
|5-year Average 2015-2019||42||42||42||100%|
Annual Program Completion Rate
Number of students completing the program compared to the number of students entering the program. The program’s entry point is defined as the number of students in the program at the end of the second week of the first semester.
Program Completion Rate Benchmark: >75%
|Year||Number of Students Initially Enrolled in the Program (post entry point date)||Number of Students Completing the Program||Percent of Students Completing the Program|
|5-year Average 2015-2019||47||42||88.6%|
5-Year Average Job Placement Rate
Number of graduates employed in the radiologic sciences within twelve (12) months of graduation compared to the number of graduates actively seeking employment in the radiologic sciences.
Not actively seeking employment is defined by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology as:
- graduate fails to communicate with program officials regarding employment status after multiple attempts
- graduate is unwilling to seek employment that requires relocation
- graduate is unwilling to accept employment due to salary or hours
- graduate is on active military duty
- graduate is continuing education
Program Job Placement Rate Benchmark: >75%
|Year||Number of Students Graduating from the Program||Number of Graduates NOT Actively Seeking Employment (defined above)||Number of Graduates Actively Seeking Employment||Number of Graduates Employed within 12 Months of Graduation||Percent of Graduates Actively Seeking and Employed within 12 Months of Graduation|
|5-year Average 2014-2018||41||8||31||31||100%|