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Program Effectiveness and Outcomes

2016 Annual Report Form (ARF) Data/Outcomes

Pitt Community College

Medical Assisting

 Retention (Data Based on Entry Cohort Year)

Year

# of Students

Admitted

# of Graduates

(To Date)

Retention

Rate

2015

40

9

57.5%

2014

31

21

77.42%

2013

25

18

72%

2012

36

27

77.78%

2011

40

25

62.5%

5 Year Average

172

100

68.62%

*5 Year Retention Threshold 60%*

 
 Graduate Survey (Data Based on Entry Cohort Year)

Year

Graduate Satisfaction Rate

2015

100%

2014

100%

2013

94.12%

2012

95.65%

2011

92.86%

5 Year Average

95.83%

*5 Year Graduate Satisfaction Threshold 80%*

 
 Job Placement (Data Based on Entry Cohort Year)

Year

# of Graduates

(To Date)

# of Positive Placements

# Employed

(To Date) as MA or Related Field

Job

Placement

Rate

2015

9

7

6

77.78%

2014

21

15

11

71.43%

2013

18

12

10

66.67%

2012

27

24

22

88.89%

2011

25

24

21

96%

5 Year Average

100

82

70

82%

*5 Year Job Placement Threshold 60%*

*Some graduates reported in the data above were recent graduates and were still in the process of taking the certification exam and seeking employment when the data was collected.  Follow up of data from each student and resources/job openings will be continuous until the graduate reaches positive placement and employment in the Medical Assisting field for up to 5 years. Graduates will remain on a contact list for job opening announcements posted by the program director until the graduate wishes to be removed.*
 
 Employer Survey (Data Based on Entry Cohort Year)

Year

Employer Satisfaction Rate

2015

100%

2014

100%

2013

87.5%

2012

100%

2011

90.91%

5 Year Average

92.68%

*5 Year Employer Satisfaction Threshold 80%*


 Credentialing Exam (Data Based on Graduation Cohort Year)

Year

# of Graduates

# Who Took CMA Exam

Participation Rate

# Passing

CMA Exam

Passage

Rate

2015

20

13

65%

11

85%

2014

26

22

85%

21

95%

2013

24

23

96%

22

96%

5 Year Average

 

 

83%

 

93%

*5 Year Participation Rate Threshold 30% and Passage Rate Threshold 60%*

*Data reporting did not begin until the 2013 Report.*