Isothermal Community College

Health and Public Services

Practical Nursing Diploma (D45660) Attrition, Retention, & NCLEX-PN Pass Rates


Attrition, Retention, & NCLEX-PN Pass Rates

Year/

Cohort

Annual Number admitted

 Attrition 
(total drop / failures ÷ total number of admissions)

Number graduated
 

Retention (total entering who complete)

NCLEX-PN
 Pass rates

2005-2006 35 20% (7/35) 30 83% (29/35) 100% (30/30)

2006-2007

35 26% (9/35) 28 74% (26/35) 100% (28/28)
2007-2008 37 35% (13/37) 32 65% (24/37) 97% (31/32)

2008-2009

35 37% (13/35) 28 63% (22/35) 96% (27/28)

2009-2010

39 23% (9/39) 39 77% (30/39) 97% (38/39)
2010-2011 38 39% (15/38) 28 61% (21/38)

93% (25/27) One not tested

2011-2012 36 27% (10/36) 26 69% (25/36)

96% (24/25) One not tested

2012-2013

28 29% (8/28) 26 71% (18/28)

92% (22/24) Two not tested

2013-2014

42 36% (15/42) 31 64% (27/42)

81% (26/32) One not tested

2014-2015

33 18% (6/33) 27 82% (27/33)

80% (20/25) Two not tested

2015-2016 35 17% (6/35) 29 83% (29/35) 63% (19/30 students) (1 first-time tester graduated prior to 2016)
2016-2017 30 47% (14/30) 16 53% (16/30) 100%