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Shadyside School of Nursing Outcomes

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NCLEX-RN Pass Rates

Program Outcome: The program’s most recent annual licensure examination pass rate is at or above 80% for all first-time test takers.

Class Year  

Pass Rate

2017-2018 96.81%
2016-2017 93.44%
2015-2016 70.18%
As reported by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing (annual report period October 1 - September 30)


Completion Rates

Program Outcome: Program completion rate will be at or above 60% (% of students completing within 150% of program length)

Class Year  

Completion Rate

2017-2018 46%
2016-2017 50%
2015-2016 72%
Annual class year includes graduating classes from October 1 - September 30


Job Placement Rates

Program Outcome: Employment rates for graduates at 12 months post-graduation are at or above 80%

Class Year  

Placement Rate

2017-2018 82%
2016-2017 89%
2015-2016 80%
Annual class year includes graduating classes from October 1 - September 30

Additional Information

UPMC Course Descriptions - Schools of Nursing - PDF

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