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Radiography Program Effectiveness Data

Program Accreditation

The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Radiography Program is fully accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). The program has a 8-year accreditation with the next review date in August 2020.

The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)

20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, Illinois 60606-3182
Phone: (312) 704-5300
Email: mail@jrcert.org
The JRCERT Website

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is regionally accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

Program Effectiveness Data

The performance of the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Radiography Program is reflected through Program Effectiveness Data as defined by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology. Program Effectiveness Data includes the program completion rate, credentialing examination pass rate, and job placement rate. Program data that correspond with the annual report most recently submitted to the JRCERT are noted below. This information can also be obtained on the JRCERT website for program effectiveness data.

Credentialing Examination Pass Rate – 2011-2015 and 2012-2016

The number of students that pass the credentialing examination (ARRT) on the first attempt within six months of graduation from the program. The figure reflects an average over a five-year span.

The program’s credentialing examination pass rate stated as an average from 2011-2015 is 99%. Eighty one on eighty two graduates that took the ARRT examination within six months of graduation passed on the first attempt.

The program’s most current credentialing examination pass rate stated as an average from 2012 to 2016 is 100%. Seventy eight out of seventy eight graduates taking the ARRT credentialing examination within six months of graduation passed on the first attempt.

Job Placement Rate – 2011 through 2015

The number of graduates that gain employment in the field of Radiography within twelve months of graduation versus the number of graduates actively seeking employment. The figure reflects an average over a five-year span.

The program’s job placement rate as an average from 2011 to 2015 is 96%. Sixty six of sixty nine graduates seeking employment obtained jobs in the field of Radiography within twelve months of graduation.

Program Completion Rate – January 1 through December 31, 2015

This is an annual measurement of the number of students that complete the program within a cohort, compared to the number of students who enrolled in the cohort.

The program’s completion rate for 2015 was 80%. Sixteen of twenty students who enrolled in RAD 151 the cohort in 2013 went on to complete the program in 2015.

The program’s completion rate for 2014 was 75%. Eighteen of the twenty-four students who enrolled in the cohort in 2012 went on to complete the program in 2014.