Program Effectiveness

Information on the Program Effectiveness of the Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing is listed for the years 2015-2017. Program Effectiveness is measured by the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) Pass Rate, Program Retention, and Job Placement within the last 3 years.

Exam Pass Rate

This is the 3-year Pass Rate average of the OVHSON’s NCLEX-or state boards-for RN’s on their first attempt, from the years 2015-2017.

Year Percentage passing on 1st Attempt
2017 85.19%
2016 85%
2015 80.95% (Full approval, PA SBON)

Program Retention

These are the OVHSON Program Retention numbers from 2014-2016.

Year Percentage of Student Retention
2017 60%
2016 72%
2015 79%

Job Placement

These are the OVHSON Job Placement numbers from 2014-2016.

Year Percentage of Students Employed Full Time
2017 100%
2016 100%
2015 100%