Program and Graduate Outcomes for Nursing (RN Track) at Riverland Community College - Riverland

Nursing (RN Track) Dual Admission Program

Associate in Science Degree (AD) Nursing Program Outcomes

The nursing department at Riverland Community College is pleased to inform students, faculty, and the community about the program outcomes for its Associate in Science (AD) degree nursing program. Several major outcomes are regularly monitored in order to continually improve the nursing programs at Riverland Community College: graduate completion rate, NCLEX-RN (licensure) pass rates, and job placement rate. The Associate in Science degree nursing program is offered at the West campus in Austin, MN. We offer advanced standing for to LPNs when they enter the Associate in Science degree program.

Graduate Completion Rate

  • The graduate completion rate is the percent of students completing the Associate Degree Nursing program.

Graduate Completion Rates (per graduating cohort)

Semester/Year

Spring 2018 Graduates

Fall 2019 Graduates

 

Spring 2021 Graduates

Completion Rate

82.5%

86.4%

68%

 
 

NCLEX-RN Licensure Pass Rate

  • The NCLEX-RN pass rate is the percent of graduates who pass the national RN licensure examination on their first attempt.

(NCLEX exam pass rate data for first time test takers who take the exam between January 1 – December 31 of each year)

Year

2018

2019

2020

2021

Pass Rate

71.43%

83.33%

84.85%

 

Will publish this data spring 2022

 

Job Placement Rate

  • The job placement rate is the percent of graduates who find employment as an RN within 6-12 months after graduation.

Job Placement Rates (per graduating cohort)

Graduated Cohorts

May 2018 Graduates

December 2019 Graduates

Spring 2021

Graduates

Job Placement Rate

100%

100%

TBD