Program Effectiveness

Information on the Effectiveness of the Ohio Valley Hospital/La Roche College Radiologic Technology Program is listed for the years 2013-2017. Program Effectiveness is measured by the Radiologic Technologist Exam Pass Rate, Job Placement in the field of Radiologic Technology, and the overall Program Completion Rate within the 24 month period.

Exam Pass Rate

Our five-year average credentialing examination pass rate – according to the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification exam – has been at least 75% on first attempt from 2013 through 2017.

Year Percent passing on 1st attempt Number of students
2013 100% 7 of 7 passed on 1st attempt
2014 83% 5 of 6 passed on 1st attempt
2015 75% 6 of 8 passed on 1st attempt
2016 89% 8 of 9 passed on 1st attempt
2017 100% 4 of 4 passed on 1st attempt
5-Year Average 89%

Job Placement

Our five-year average job placement rate, of at least 75%, places our students in jobs in the field of Radiologic Technology within 1 year of graduation from 2012 through 2016.

Year Job Placement Number of
Graduates
Job Within
1 Year
Continuing
Education
Details
2012 100% 6 6 6 BA Degree: 6
Mammography Training: 1
CT Training: 1
2013 100% 7 7 7 BA Degree: 7
2014 100% 6 5 4 BA Degree: 1
Working on degree: 3
Ineligible to work: 1
2015 100% 8 7 6 BA Degree: 6
2016 100% 9 9 3 BA Degree: 6
Working on degree:2
Radiation Therapy: 1

Program Completion Rate

The Program Completion Rate is defined as the number of students who complete the program within the required 24-month length. Students who do not complete the program within this time frame are counted again, if they continue in a new cohort. This data is from 2013 through 2017. The annual benchmark is 68%.

Year Percent Completion Number of students
2013 64% Began: 8
3 Students returned to complete
the program (Total Students: 11)
Graduated: 7
Withdrew/Dismissed: 4
2014 60% Began: 9
1 Student returned to complete
the program (Total Students: 10)
Graduated: 6
Withdrew/Dismissed: 4
2015 73% Began: 9
2 Students returned to complete
the program (Total Students: 11)
Graduated: 8
Withdrew/Dismissed: 3
2016 100% Began: 9
Graduated: 9
2017 44% Began: 9
1 Student returned to complete
the program (Total Students: 10)
Graduated: 4
Withdrew/Dismissed: 4