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UPMC St. Margaret School of Nursing Student Outcomes

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NCLEX-RN Exam Results

Program outcome: The program’s first-time NCLEX-RN pass rate will be at or above 80% for all first-time test takers for the period of October 1 through September 30 in accordance with the PA State Board of Nursing reporting structure.

Class Year   Pass Rate
2022-2023 77.78%
2021-2022 78.72%
2020-2021 73.33%

Completion Rates

Program outcome: Program Outcome: The program’s completion rate calculated by on-time graduation rates.
Class Year   Completion Rate
2022-2023 60%
2021-2022 53.8%
2020-2021 63%

Job Placement Rate

Program Outcome: Employment rates for graduations at 12 months post-graduation at or above 80%.
Class Year   Percentage Employed  
2023 89%
2022 90%
2021 100%


"As a UPMC School of Nursing student, you’ll have a dedicated partner from UPMC Human Resources to help you navigate your career. You will be supported with resume and application guidance, interview tips and tricks, finding a nursing support or internship role while you’re in school, and securing a permanent home at UPMC before you graduate – and they’ll celebrate your success right alongside you the entire way! You can expect exclusive opportunities for one-on-one conversations, on-campus and virtual events, and plenty of informative emails to help you stay connected. If you begin employment at UPMC, you will be privy to perks and benefits including ways to obtain your BSN at no-cost to you."

IPEDS Retention and Graduation Rates

Retention and Graduation Rates at UPMC St. Margaret School of Nursing

Student Learning Outcomes