General Education Assessment Data

Goal I

General Education courses will contribute to students’ ability to communicate, think critically, apply course content, and understand the multifaceted includes, biological, psychological and sociological, on human nature. Expected outcome: 80% of the Learning Outcomes established by the General Education faculty are met by the composite of General Education courses.

General Education Learning Outcomes
2014-2015
2015-2016
2016-2017
2017-2018
Communicate effectively 80%
objectives met
93%
objectives met
100%
objectives met
88%
objectives met
Understand the fundamental concepts and applications of the natural and life sciences 88%
objectives met
71%
objectives met
90%
objectives met
90%
objectives met
Analyze and understand the influence of different environmental, social, and cultural contexts in shaping human thought and behavior 96%
objectives met
100%
objectives met
92%
objectives met
92%
objectives met
Think critically, apply abstract concepts, and draw conclusions from course concepts 88%
objectives met
87%
objectives met
92%
objectives met
93%
objectives met

Back to Top

Goal II

The Pre-Nursing track will prepare students to be successful in the Carolinas College Nursing program.

General Education Learning Outcomes
2014
2015
2016
2017
Of the students entering Pre-Nursing who are seeking admission to the School of Nursing, 50% are admitted 68% (Met) 72% (Met) 55% (Met) 59% (Met)
Pass rate in NUR 101 for Pre-Nursing students meets or exceeds pass rate for Non-Pre-Nursing students PNUR = 98.5%
NUR = 92.5%
(Met)
PNUR = 85%
NUR = 81%
(Met)
PNUR = 82%
NUR = 81%
(Met)
PNUR = 92%
NUR = 83%
(Met)
Nursing graduation rate of 75% among students completing the Pre-Nursing program (completed within 150% of normal program length) 85% (Met) 78% (Met) 83% (Met) 83% (Met)

Back to Top

Goal III

The Pre-Radiologic Technology track will prepare students to be successful in the Carolinas College Radiologic Technology program.

General Education Learning Outcomes
2015
2016
2017 
Of the students entering Pre-RAD who are seeking admission to the School of Radiologic Technology, 50% are admitted 80% (Met) 50% (Met) 86% (Met) 
Pass rate in RAD 110 for Pre-RAD students meets or exceeds pass rate for Non Pre-RAD students PRAD = 100%
RAD = 100%(
Met)
PRAD = 50%
RAD = 75%
(Not Met)

PRAD = 100%
RAD = 77%
(Met)

Pass rate in RAD 110 for Pre-RAD students meets or exceeds pass rate for Non Pre-RAD students First group will not reach 150% until Spring 2018 First group will not reach 150% until Spring 2018 78% (Met) 

Percentage Passed Required Licensure/Certificate Exam on First Attempt

Source: Placement and Pass Rate
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2017
National Average
Histotechnology 67% 100% 100% 100% 79.3%
Medical Laboratory Science 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 79.6%
Nursing 95% 89% 89% 93% 98% 87%
Radiation Therapy 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 88%
Radiologic Technology 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 89.3%
Surgical Technology 100% 89% 83% 100% 66.7% 76.9%
College Summary 96.3% 90.9% 94.6% 94.9% 96.1% -
College Goal 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% -

Back to Top

Graduation Rate by Program (at 150% of normal program length)

Source: Graduation Rate Data (ending cohort)
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
Histotechnology  100% 100% 100%  100% 100%
Medical Laboratory Science 91.7% 84.6% 100% 91.7% 93.3%
Nursing 79.8% 83.3% 87.6% 87.3% 85.9%
Radiation Therapy 66.7% 88.9% 66.7% 90% 70%
Radiologic Technology 55.6% 73.7% 88.9% 77.8% 66.7%
Surgical Technology (Diploma) 92.9% 64% 92.9% 62.5% 85.7%
Surgical Technology (AAS) - - 100% 42.9% 50%
General Education* - - 0% 0% 4.2%
College Summary 81.1% 82.4% 80% 77% 74.3%
College Goal 75% 75% 75% 75% 75%

 *More than half of the students transfer into one of the College's healthcare programs

Back to Top

Full-Time Placement Rate in Field within Six Months of Graduation

Year of Graduation
Source: Placement Lists
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
Histotechnology - 100% 100%  100% 100%
Medical Laboratory Science 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Nursing 85% 83.6% 89.9% 96.7% 96.1%
Radiation Therapy 12.5% 50% 33.3% 100% 66.7%
Radiologic Technology 8.3% 18.8% 50% 46.2% 90.9%
Surgical Technology 61.5% 87.5% 81.8% 81.8% 63.6%
College Summary 74.7% 78.8% 84.1% 92.5% 92.7%
College Goal 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%

Back to Top

Full-Time Placement Rate in Field within Atrium Health within Six Months of Graduation

Year of Graduation
Source: Placement Lists
2013
2014
2015
2016
2016
Histotechnology 75% 75%  75%  50%
Medical Laboratory Science 90.9% 72.7% 75% 84.6% 58.3%
Nursing 89.7% 84.8% 92.9% 96.6% 100%
Radiation Therapy 100% 0% 33.3% 42.9% 25%
Radiologic Technology 100% 0% 83.3% 66.7% 90%
Surgical Technology 87.5% 71.4% 77.8% 55.6% 71.4%
College Summary 89.8% 81.5% 87.9% 88.8% 89.2%
College Goal 85% 85% 85% 85% 85%

Back to Top

Close