Radiography Program Effectiveness Data

Program Effectiveness Data includes the following: annual program completion rate, five-year average credentialing examination pass rate, and five-year average job placement rate. This data is updated annually and is submitted as part of the Radiography Program’s annual report to the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) at 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182, and available at jrcert.org. The Program Effectiveness Data reflects the 2017 program completion rate and the five-year averages of credentialing examination pass rate and job placement rate for the years 2013-17. Contact the program director with any questions.

Annual Completion Rate

The annual completion rate is defined as the total number of students who complete the program within 150 percent of the program length compared with the total number of students who initially began the program with their designated cohorts.

Year # Began Program # Completed Program Annual Completion Rate
2015 12 10 83%
2016 12 5 42%
2017 12 12 100%
2018 12 11 92%
2019 12 12 100%
Five-Year Average 83%

Five-Year Credentialing Examination Pass Rate

The five-year average credentialing examination pass rate is defined as the total number of graduates who passed, on the first attempt, the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (AART) credentialing examination, compared with the number of graduates who took the examination within six months of graduation.

Year # Took Exam # Passed (First Attempt) Annual Credentialing Examination Pass Rate
2015 10 7 70%
2016 5 4 80%
2017 12 9 75%
2018 11 8 73%
2019 12 10 83%
Five-Year Average 76%

Five-Year Average Job Placement Rate

The five-year job placement rate is defined as the total number of graduates employed in radiography within 12 months of graduation compared with the number of graduates who actively sought employment in the radiologic sciences.

Year Total Number of graduates who actively sought employment in the radiologic sciences Total number of graduates employed in radiography within 12 months of graduation Job Placement Rate
2015 10 10 100%
2016 3 3 100%
2017 10 10 100%
2018 8 8 100%
2019 11 11 100%
Five-Year Average 100%

The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
Phone: 312-704-5300
Fax: 312-704-5304
Email: mail@jrcert.org