Program Effectiveness

MRI Technology Program


Institution Name: Owens Community College
Program Type: Magnetic Resonance
Degree Type: Associates

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 on www.jrcert.org to go directly to the JRCERT webpage.
Joint Review Committee on Education

Credentialing Examination Pass Rate

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 Pass Rate
Year Number passed on 1st attempt divided by number attempted within 6 months of graduation
2018 13 of 13 – 100%
2019 11 of 13 – 84%
2020 16 of 17 – 94%
2021 12 of 15 – 80%
2022 7 of 12 – 58%
2023 12 of 15 – 80%
Program 5-Year Average 58 of 72 – 80.6%

 

Job Placement Rate

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 the JRCERT is 75%.

Job Placement Rate
Year Number employed divided by number actively seeking employment within 12 months of graduation
2018 13 of 13 – 100%
2019 12 of 12 – 100%
2020 11 of 12 – 84.61%
2021 16 of 16 – 100%
2022 9 of 9 – 100%
Program 5-Year Average 61 of 62 – 98.4%

 

Program Completion Rate

Program Completion: The number of students who complete the program within the stated program length. The annual benchmark established by the program is 60%.

Program Completion Rate
Year Results
2022 13 of 14
Annual Completion Rate 92.9%