Program Outcomes

End-of-Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon graduation, the student will be able to:

  • Provide client-centered care. 
  • Collaborate effectively with members of the interprofessional team.
  • Practice professional nursing behaviors.
  • Integrate evidence-based practice into clinical decision-making.
  • Use clinical judgment to provide safe client care.
  • Use information and technology to support clinical decision-making.

Program Outcomes

Wake Tech's Martha Mann Smith School of Nursing graduates demonstrate excellence in meeting the following program outcomes of: on time program completion *(defined as within 7.5 terms of starting NUR 111), NCLEX RN licensure test pass rate, and job placement.

Graduates surveyed one year after graduation indicate that they are “very satisfied or satisfied” with the program of study and their preparation for nursing practice. Based upon survey returns, employers are also “very satisfied or satisfied” with our graduates’ performance.

See below for our most recent data:

Graduating
Class of:

Total Number of Graduates:

Total Number of
Graduates Who Passed NCLEX 1st Time:

NCLEX Pass   

Rate %:

%  of Graduates Completing Program on Time*: % per year

% of Graduates Obtaining Jobs Within 12 Months:

Fall 2015

58

56

96.5%

79%

90%

Spring 2016

56

56

100%

 

97%

Fall 2016

56

54

96%

76%

98%

Spring 2017

58

57

98.2%

 

98%

Fall 2017

67

66

98%

83%

98%

Spring 2018

66

64

97%

 

100%

Fall 2018

62

61

98%

pending

pending

Spring 2019

69

66

96%

 

 

 

North Carolina Board of Nursing NCLEX RN 1st Time Testing Pass Rate
3 YEAR AVERAGE 2016-2018

Registered Nurse (RN)

Type Program

2016

2017

2018

3 year average 2016-2018

National Pass Rate

RN-ALL

85

87

88

87

NC Pass Rate (95% of National Standard)

RN-ALL

81

83

84

83

Wake Technical Community College

ADN

97

98

98

98

 

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