Practical Nursing - Program Outcomes

Expected Level of Achievement

Student Achievement Outcome Data

Graduates will meet or exceed the national and state pass rate on the NCLEX-PN licensure examination

2023 first time pass rate : 90.91% (PN), NYS - 83.87%, and National - 86.44%

45% of all students who begin LPNC 101 will complete the program within 2 academic terms, which is 100% of the usual time frame for the Practical Nurse Program (1 year)

2023: 48% of full-time students taking LPNC 101 for the first time in the given fall semester completed the program within 1.0 years


90% of graduates will express satisfaction with the nursing program.

2023: 100% of graduates indicate they have met program SLOs; 100% rated overall program satisfaction as very satisfied or satisfied


90% of graduates will be employed as a licensed practical nurse within six months of graduation.

2023 graduates: 100% of graduates who are licensed nurses are employed as an LPN

90% of employers will express satisfaction with graduate's performance.

2023 graduates: 100% of employers are very satisfied or satisfied with graduate's performance.


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