Outcomes for Respiratory Care

Respiratory Care Program Effectiveness Data


CRT – Certified Respiratory Therapist Exam
Three-year average Entry Level Examination pass rate of not less than 80%
 

Year
Percent passing on
1st attempt

Number of students
2010
100%
6 of 6 students passed on 1st attempt.
2011
100%
9 of 9 students passed on 1st attempt.
2012
90%
9 of 10 students passed on 1st attempt.
1 student pass on subsequent attempt.
1 students did not attempt exam.
2013
70%
7 of 10 students passed on 1st attempt.
3 students pass on subsequent attempt.
1 student did not attempt exam.
2014
3 year average
86.3%
For 2011 thru 2013 cohorts for 1st attempts.
 


RRT- Registered Respiratory Therapist Exam
Three-year average Advanced Level Practitioner Exam pass rate of not less than 80% for those graduates that attempt both the Written Registry and Clinical Simulation portions.
 

Year
Percent Pass
both portions

Number of students
2010
100%
6 graduates eligible
6 graduates attempted and passed
2011
100%
9 graduates eligible
8 graduates tested and passed
1 graduate did not attempt exam
2012
100%
9 students eligible
7 graduates attempted and passed
2 graduates did not attempt exam
2013
100%
10 graduates eligible
3 graduates attempted and passed
4 graduates have passed one portion
1 graduated attempted one portion and did not pass
2014
3 year average
100%
For 2011 thru 2013 cohorts for 1st attempts.
 


Program Completion
Program completion is defined as the number of students who complete the program within the stated program length from the time of matriculation.
 

Year
% on-time
Completion

Number of students
2009
89%
9 began, 8 on-time graduates
1 voluntary withdrawal
2010
43%
14 began, 6 on-time graduates
3 failure to progress
5 voluntary withdrawals
1 student returned and completed in 2012
2011
75%
12 began, 9 on-time graduates
1 failure to progress
2 voluntary withdrawals
1 student returned and plans to complete in May 2014
2012
71%
14 began, 10 on-time graduates
1 failure to progress
3 voluntary withdrawals
2 students returned and completed in 2013 
2013
64%
14 began, 9 on-time graduates
5 voluntary withdrawals
1 student returned and plans to complete in May 2014
2014
3 year average
70%
On-time completion for 2011 – 2013 cohorts



Programmatic Outcomes Data
Outcomes data yearly Annual Report of Current Status has been posted on the CoARC website. Follow this link directly to the Programmatic Outcomes Data page.