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Program Effectiveness Data 2018-2022

Institution Name: Upstate Medical University

Program Type: Radiation Therapy

Degree Type: BS/BPS

Program Effectiveness Data

The following is the most current program effectiveness data. Our programmatic accreditation agency, the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), defines and publishes this information. Click here to go directly to the JRCERT webpage.

Credentialing Examination: The number of students who pass, on the first attempt, the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification examination, or an unrestricted state licensing examination, compared with the number of graduates who take the examination within six months of graduation. The five-year average benchmark established by the JRCERT is 75%.

Credentialing Examination Rate

Number passed on 1st attempt, divided by number attempted within 6 months of graduation

Year

Results

Year 1 - 2018

12 of 12  - 100%

Year 2 - 2019

12 of 12  - 100%

Year 3 - 2020

11 of 11 - 100%

Year 4 - 2021

9 of 10 - 90%

Year 5 - 2022

10 of 10  - 100%

Program 5 -Year Average

54 of 55 - 98%


Job Placement:
The number of graduates employed in the radiologic sciences compared to the number of graduates actively seeking employment in the radiologic sciences within twelve months of graduating. The five-year average benchmark established by JRCERT is 75%. 

Job Placement Rate

Number employed, divided by number actively
seeking employment within 12 months of graduation

Year

Results

Year 1 - 2018 11 of 11 - 100%
Year 2 - 2019 10 of 10 - 100%

Year 3 - 2020

11 of 11 - 100%

Year 4 - 2021

10 of 10 - 100%

Year 5 - 2022

10 of 10 - 100% 

Program 5-Year Average

52 of 52 - 100.0%

 

Program Completion: The number of students who complete the program within the stated program length. The annual benchmark established by the program is 80%.

Program Completion Rate

Number graduated, divided by number started the program

Year

Results

Year - 2022

10 of 10

Annual Completion Rate

100.0%


The Radiation Therapy Program is professionally accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). As such, the program maintains compliance with all JRCERT Standards for an Accredited Educational Program in Radiation Therapy including Standard 1.6 addressing program completion rate, radiography certification examination pass rate, and job placement rate.


For Program accreditation information and effectiveness data please see:

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology,
20 N. Wacker Drive Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
312-704-5300
FAX: 312-704-5304
[email protected]
http://www.jrcert.org

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