As part of the Nursing Program Systematic Evaluation Plan, program outcomes data is regularly compiled and reviewed. Following is a summary of results of the program outcomes since 2013.


Nursing Program Outcomes Summary (Total Program)

Program Outcome #1: NCLEX-RN pass rates will be at least 80%

Year 2016 2015 2014 2013
Nation 84.56% 84.51% 81.70% 83.04%
LCC 89.23% 89.34% 95.79% 90.98%

Academic
Year
Data

Program
Outcome #2
Program
Completion
Program
Outcome #3
Employment
Rate
Program
Outcome #4
Graduate
Satisfaction
Program
Outcome #5
Employer
Satisfaction
Program
Outcome #6
Graduates will provide patient-centered care.
Program Outcome #7
Graduates will practice evidence-based nursing.
Program
Outcome #8
Graduates will practice nursing within established professional, legal, and ethical frameworks.
Goal: 75% 80% 80% 80% 80% 80% 80%
 2016/17
(to date)
92% 76%  100% 100% 100% 100% New in 2017;
no data available
2015/16 87% 98% 98% 100% 100% (new outcome) 100% (new outcome) 100% (new outcome)
2014/15 90% 87% 94.5% 100% NA NA NA
2013/14 93% 90% 97.5% 96% NA NA NA

 

The above information is available per cohort and program option from the Nursing Program director.


Contact Nursing Programs

We are located on the second floor of the Health & Science Building. Stop by during regular office hours, or call 360.442.2860 to make an appointment. For a full list of all nursing faculty and staff, please see our Contact Us page.

General Healthcare Program Inquiries

  Health & Science Building, 2nd floor
   360.442.2860
Fax: 360.442.2879

Nursing Program Inquiries

  Bev Ylen, Program Coordinator
  360.442.2860
  bylen@lowercolumbia.edu

Nursing Program Advising

  Leszek Cromwell, Education Planner
  360.442.2425
  lcromwell@lowercolumbia.edu

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