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Program effectiveness data

The performance of Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center Radiography Program is reflected through Program Effectiveness Data as defined by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT); view complete program effectiveness data. Program Effectiveness Data includes: 1) pass rate for 1st attempt on the national certification examination given by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) 2) the program completion rate and 3) job placement rate. Program data that correspond with the annual report most recently submitted to the JRCERT are noted below. Program effectiveness data is also available on the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) website.

ARRT pass rate for 1st attempt

Benchmark 5-year average: 75%

Class of 2009: 8 out of 9 (88.8%)
Class of 2010: 6 out of 6 (100%)
Class of 2011: 6 out of 6 (100%)
Class of 2012: 7 out of 7 (100%)
Class of 2013: 9 out of 10 (90%)
5-year average: 36 out of 38 (94.7%)

ARRT scores for 1st attempt


PH Rad Tech Program   State of NC  National  
 2009  85.7  86.4  84.8
 2010  87.8  86.5  84.9
 2011  88  86.3  85.1
 2012  87.14  87.1  85.3
2013   81.1  85.7  84.1

Program completion rate

Benchmark: 80% annual

Class of 2009: 9 out of 10 (90%)
Class of 2010: 6 out of 9 (67%)
Class of 2011: 6 out of 10 (60%)
Class of 2012: 7 out of 10 (70%)
Class of 2013: 10 out of 11 (90.9%)

Job placement rate within 12 months of graduation*

Benchmark: 75% 5-year average

Class of 2009: 8 out of 8 (100%)
Class of 2010: 6 out of 6 (100%)
Class of 2011: 6 out of 6 (100%)
Class of 2012: 6 out of 6 (100%)
Class of 2013: 8 out of 9 (88.8%)
5-year average: 34 out of 35 (97.1%)

* Job Placement rate is defined as the number of graduates employed in the radiologic sciences compared to the number of graduates actively seeking employment in the radiologic sciences. The JRCERT has defined not actively seeking employment as; graduate who 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; 4 graduate is on active military duty; graduate is continuing education.
Program effectiveness data is available on the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) website.