Student Success Data

SLCC Nursing Student Success

The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) requires that the following student achievement outcome data for our Associate Degree in Nursing program be made publicly available.

  • Graduates’ success on the licensure exam and/or certification examination
  • Students’ completion of the nursing program
  • Graduate obtaining a job

Below is information for Salt lake Community College ACEN-accredited Associate Degree in Nursing program.


First-Time NCLEX Pass Rates by Calendar Year of Examination

20132014201520162017

74.0 %

83.2 %

87.3 %

82.0 %

85.6 %


Program Completion Rates*

Fall 2013Spring 2014Fall 2014Spring 2015Fall 2015

96.5 %

95.0 %

97.0 %

100 %

98.7 %

*Percentage of students from a given cohort (group of students who started nursing courses in the same program at the same time) who graduated with AAS degree in Nursing by July 1, 2017. Source: Comparison of cohort rosters with graduation records.


Student Success in the Job Market

2013 - 20142014 - 20152015 - 20162016 - 2017

80.0 %

76.0 %

84.0 %

84.0 %

*Percentage of students in a particular nursing program graduating class who were employed in a nursing role within 6 months of graduation. Source: Survey of graduates.