Graduate Outcomes

Graduation Rates of Students Beginning the 2nd Half of the Program

Year Number Starting Program Number Beginning 2nd Half Of Program Number Graduating NAACLS Retention Rate
2011 21 13 11 85%
2012 21 11 10 91%
2013 21 14 12 86%
2014 23 14 12 92%
2015 17 13 11 92%
2016 17 13 n/a n/a
2017 18 n/a n/a n/a

Pass Rates for Certification Examination

One of the methods the Medical Laboratory Technology Program uses to self-assess is with the pass rates on the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Registry Exam. A minimum of 400 is necessary for students to pass the exam.

Year # Taking Exam # Passing Exam % Pass Rate Avg. Score National Avg.
2011 15 13 87% 468  501
2012 8 8 100% 534 495
2013 11 11 100% 523 498
2014 10 10 100% 544 499
2015 12 10 83% 522 515
2016 11 11 100% 510 523
2017 10 9 90% 543 545

Employment Placement Rates

The Medical Laboratory Technology Program is able to boast exceptional employment placement rates with 100% of the graduates passing the certification exam finding gainful employment in the laboratory world within 6 months of graduation.

Medical Laboratory Technology

Contact Information

Medical Laboratory Technology Program
940 Second Street
Health Science Building, Room 128
Portsmouth, OH 45662

Tammy Grigson
Phone: (740) 351-3236
tgrigson@shawnee.edu

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