Pearl River Community College

Outcomes and Job Placement Data

SUT Surgical Technology Program
Retention, Outcomes Assessment, Job Placement, Employer and Graduate Satisfaction data

Section IV: Student and Graduate (Outcomes) Evaluation/Assessment
Standard IV.B Page 33-34 SIG-ST

Core Outcomes Indicator (Summative Assessment Measure) Outcomes Assessment Threshold (Minimum Requirement) 2016 Jan.- Dec. 2016 Graduates 2015 Jan- Dec. 2015 Graduates 2014 Jan- Dec. 2014 Graduates 2013 Jan- Dec. 2013 Graduates
Job (positive) Placement (employment) 80% of graduates employed in field related to surgical technology 2019 Annual Report 92 % 2018 Annual Report 92 % 2017 Annual Report 91 % 2016 Annual Report 100 %
Programmatic Retention 70% of students should graduate/complete 60 % for starters 8-1-15 2018 Annual Report 65 % 2017 Annual Report 68 % 2016 Annual Report 55 % 2015 Annual Report 57 %
Outcomes Assessment Exam (OAE) Performance CST Exam™ CST: 100% participation rate and 70% pass rate 2018 Annual Report 100 % Participation 77 % pass rate 2017 Annual Report 100 % participation 46 % pass rate 2016 Annual Report 100 % participation 64 % pass rate 2015 Annual Report 100 % participation 92 % pass rate
Employer Satisfaction 50% return rate for surveys ~ and ~ 85% of the returned surveys rating the employee at a 3 or higher on a 5 point scale 2019 Annual Report N/A 2018 Annual Report 62% return    100 % satisfactory 2017 Annual Report 70 % return 86 % satisfactory 2016 Annual Report 83 % return 90 % satisfactory
Graduate Satisfaction 50% return rate for surveys ~ and ~ 85% of the returned surveys rating the employee at a 3 or higher on a 5 point scale 2019 Annual Report N/A 2018 Annual Report 85 % return       100 % satifactory 2016 Annual Report 64 % return 100 % satisfactory 2016 Annual Report 92 % return 100 % satisfactory