Program Goals, Learning Outcomes, and Program Effectiveness

Medical Imaging Program Mission Statement:

The Medical Imaging Program’s mission is to graduate competent professional Radiologic Technologists who will provide high quality radiographic health care to the community. The School is dedicated to training and graduating students with the necessary entry level skills required to function as Radiologic Technologists.

The program goals are:

GOAL 1. Graduates will possess the knowledge and skills of a competent entry level radiographer

Learning Outcomes:

1.1 Students will demonstrate proper positioning skills
1.2 Students will select appropriate exposure factors
1.3 Students will provide patient care safety practices

GOAL 2. Graduates will become effective communicators

Learning Outcomes: 
2.1 Students will effectively communicate in a healthcare setting
2.2 Students will be able to write effectively

GOAL 3. Graduates will demonstrate critical thinking skills

Learning Outcomes:
3.1 Students will demonstrate age appropriate skills
3.2 Students will modify routine imaging protocols for trauma patients
3.3 Students will evaluate radiographic images for errors that require corrective action

GOAL 4. Graduates will demonstrate professionalism

Learning Outcomes: 
4.1 Students will have the ability to work as a member of a team
4.2 Students will demonstrate Reliability and Dependability

Program Effectiveness Data:

ARRT Credentialing Exam Pass Rate 2013 Through 2017
Describes the percentage/number of graduates in the last 5 years that passed the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification examination on the first attempt, within 6 months of graduating from the program.

Program Completion Rates 2013 Through 2017
Describes the number of students successfully completing the program within 24 months, i.e., the number of students that began the program divided by the number of students that actually completed the program...as documented in Program Admission & Completion Records.

 


YEAR

Total number of students initially enrolled

Total number of students graduated

COMPLETION RATE

Number of students taking ARRT Examination

Number of students passing exam on 1st  attempt

PASS RATE

Number of students seeking jobs

Number of students that found jobs

JOB PLACEMENT RATE

2013

31

28

90.32%

28

21

78.57%

24

23

95.83%

2014

26

20

76.92%

20

20

100%

18

18

100%

2015

32

25

78.13%

15

14

93.33%

16

16

100%

2016

37

28

75.68%

21

21

100%

26

26

100%

2017

22   17  77.27%  16 16  100%   13  13 100% 

5 Year Average Completion rate  (2013-2017)

79.73%

5 Year Average Pass rate  (2013 - 2017)

93.00%

5 Year Average Job Placement Rate  (2013-2017)

98.97%