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Department of Nursing

Student Achievement Outcome Data

In accordance with Policy 29 of the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Student achievement outcome data is published at least annually and is publicly available. The information is as follows:

MSU Department of Nursing, North Dakota, and National Mean NCLEX-RN Pass Rates
**Data retrieved from: NCSBN Pearson Vue Reports (July 1, 20XX to June 30, 20XX)

  2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
MSU DON Means 91.67%
(33/36)
92.86%
(26/28)
93.09%
(36/38)
87.88%
(29/33)
North Dakota Means 88.41% 92.26% 90.31% 91.77%
National Means 82.56% 82.53% 83.94% 86.21%

Program Completion Data:
Definition: The number of students (individuals matriculated and on the formal class roster) who complete the program within 150% of the time of the stated program length (the length of the program adjusted to begin with the first required nursing course)
**Data retrieved from Department of Nursing Information

Academic Year 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
Completion Rates-Pre-licensure
(150% of 5 Semesters Full-time)
Fall-100%
Spring-100%
Total: 28/28
(100%)
Fall-100%
Spring-100%
Total: 36/36
(100%)
Fall-100%
Spring-100%
Total: 34/34
(100%)
Completion Rates - BSN Completion program option
(150% of 4 semesters--6 Semesters Full-time or 12 Semesters Part-time)
Fall-100%
Spring-93%
Total: 29/30
(97%)
Fall-94%
Spring-100%
Total: 33/34
(97%)
Fall-100%
Spring-100%
Total:  22/22
(100%)

Job Placement Data:
**Data retrieved from the Department of Nursing Information

Academic Year 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
Job related employment within six months
of graduation - Pre-licensure
Fall 2014 - (100%)
Spring 2015 - (100%)
Total: 28/28 (100%)
Fall 2015 - (95%)
Spring 2016 - (88%)
Total: 33/36 (91.66%)
Fall 2016 - (93.33%)
Spring 2017 - (94.74%)
Total: 32/34 (94.12%)
Job related employment within six months
of graduation - BSN Completion
Fall 2014 - (100%)
Spring 2015 - (100%)
Total: 34/34 (100%)
Fall 2015 - (100%)
Spring 2016 - (100%)
Total: 34/34 (100%)
Fall 2016 - (100%)
Spring 2017 - (100%)
Total: 22/22 (100%)