Program Outcomes

The Abington Memorial Hospital Dixon School of Nursing determines its graduation rate by the number of students who complete the educational program in one and one-half times the length of the program. This parameter is consistent with the Integrated Post Secondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of the National Center for Education Statistics measurement.

Program Completion Rates- Graduation Rates

Entered 2014

Number Enrolled: 123

Number of Graduates by 2017: Will be available 2017

Graduation Rate: Will be available 2017

Entered 2013

Number Enrolled: 115

Number of Graduates by 2016: 99

Graduation Rate: 86.1%

 

Entered 2012

Number Enrolled: 126

Number of Graduates by 2015: 100

Graduation Rate: 79.4%

 

Entered 2011

Number Enrolled: 123

Number of Graduates by 2014: 97

Graduation Rate: 78.9%

 

Licensure Pass Rates

For the full list of NCLEX pass rates for test-takers graduating from all programs in Pennsylvania, download the 2008-2014 PDF here.

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2015-2016:

AMH DSON Pass Rate: 87.50%

PA Average Pass Rate: 87.93%

National Average Pass Rate: 84.30%

* Pennsylvania’s NCLEX-RN Performance Report reflects 1st-time test-taker pass rate statistics from October 1st through September 30th.

2014-2015:

AMH DSON Pass Rate: 87.23%

PA Average Pass Rate: 87.13%

National Average Pass Rate: 83.27%

* Pennsylvania’s NCLEX-RN Performance Report reflects 1st-time test-taker pass rate statistics from October 1st through September 30th.

2013-2014:

AMH DSON Pass Rate: 75.95%

PA Average Pass Rate: 82.82%

National Average Pass Rate: 81.74%

* Pennsylvania’s NCLEX-RN Performance Report reflects 1st-time test-taker pass rate statistics from October 1st through September 30th.

2012-2013:

AMH DSON Pass Rate: 88.76%

PA Average Pass Rate: 86.22%

National Average Pass Rate: 84.29%

* Pennsylvania’s NCLEX-RN Performance Report reflects 1st-time test-taker pass rate statistics from October 1st through September 30th.

 

 

Job Placement Rates

Because of the Abington Memorial Hospital Dixon School of Nursing’s long-standing reputation of academic and clinical excellence, new graduates are actively recruited and offered staff nurse positions at Abington Health and many other area hospitals.

Number of Day and Evening Option Graduates: 107

Employment Rate: Pending

Number of Day and Evening Option Graduates: 94

Employment Rate: 75.5%

Number of Day and Evening Option Graduates: 98

Employment Rate: 79.6%

Number of Day and Evening Option Graduates: 101

Employment Rate: 68.3%