Medical Education

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
2013-2014
2014-2015
2015-2016
2016-2017
Communicate effectively 100%
objectives met
80%
objectives met
93%
objectives met
100%
objectives met
Understand the fundamental concepts and applications of the natural and life sciences 72.7%
objectives met
88%
objectives met
71%
objectives met
90%
objectives met
Analyze and understand the influence of different environmental, social, and cultural contexts in shaping human thought and behavior 100%
objectives met
96%
objectives met
100%
objectives met
92%
objectives met
Think critically, apply abstract concepts, and draw conclusions from course concepts 91.7%
objectives met
88%
objectives met
87%
objectives met
92%
objectives met

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Goal II

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

General Education Learning Outcomes
2013
2014
2015
2016
Of the students entering Pre-Nursing who are seeking admission to the School of Nursing, 50% are admitted 76% (Met) 68% (Met) 72% (Met) 55% (Met)
Pass rate in NUR 101 for Pre-Nursing students meets or exceeds pass rate for Non-Pre-Nursing students PNUR = 98%
NUR = 93.5%
(Met)
PNUR = 98.5%
NUR = 92.5%
(Met)
PNUR = 85%
NUR = 81%
(Met)
PNUR = 82%
NUR = 81%
(Met)
Nursing graduation rate of 75% among students completing the Pre-Nursing program (completed within 150% of normal program length) 76% (Met) 85% (Met) 78% (Met) 83% (Met)

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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
Of the students entering Pre-RAD who are seeking admission to the School of Radiologic Technology, 50% are admitted 80% (Met) 50% (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)
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

Percentage Passed Required Licensure/Certificate Exam on First Attempt

Source: Placement and Pass Rate
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2016
National Average
Histotechnology 67% 100% 100% 73%
Medical Laboratory Science 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 80%
Nursing 96% 95% 89% 95% 93% 85%
Radiation Therapy 91% 100% 100% 89% 100% 88.4%
Radiologic Technology 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 87.2%
Surgical Technology 91% 100% 89% 83% 100% 76.9%
College Summary 96.7% 96.3% 90.9% 94.6% 94.9% -
College Goal 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% -

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

Source: Graduation Rate Data (ending cohort)
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
Histotechnology  - 100% 100%  100% 100%
Medical Laboratory Science 91.7% 91.7% 84.6% 100% 91.7%
Nursing 86.7% 79.8% 83.3% 87.6% 87.3%
Radiation Therapy 70% 66.7% 88.9% 66.7% 90%
Radiologic Technology 75% 55.6% 73.7% 88.9% 77.8%
Surgical Technology (Diploma) 91.7% 92.9% 64% 92.9% 62.5%
Surgical Technology (AAS) - - - 100% 42.9%
General Education - - - 0% 0%
College Summary 83% 81.1% 82.4% 80% 77%
College Goal 75% 75% 75% 75% 75%

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

Year of Graduation
Source: Placement Lists
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
Histotechnology - - 100%  100% 100%
Medical Laboratory Science 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Nursing 86% 85% 83.6% 89.9% 96.7%
Radiation Therapy 16.7% 12.5% 50% 33.3% 100%
Radiologic Technology 36.4% 8.3% 18.8% 50% 46.2%
Surgical Technology 90% 61.5% 87.5% 81.8% 81.8%
College Summary 80.8% 74.7% 78.8% 84.1% 92.5%
College Goal 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%

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

Year of Graduation
Source: Placement Lists
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
Histotechnology 75%  75%  75%
Medical Laboratory Science 83.3% 90.9% 72.7% 75% 84.6%
Nursing 94.6% 89.7% 84.8% 92.9% 96.6%
Radiation Therapy 100% 100% 0% 33.3% 42.9%
Radiologic Technology 25% 100% 0% 83.3% 66.7%
Surgical Technology 100% 87.5% 71.4% 77.8% 55.6%
College Summary 91.5% 89.8% 81.5% 87.9% 88.8%
College Goal 85% 85% 85% 85% 85%

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