Program Effectiveness Data

Credentialing Examination Pass Rates

Academic Program 5 Year Average
(2008-2012)
Class of 2012 Class of 2011 Class of 2010
Number Pass Rates Number Pass Rates Number Pass Rates Number Pass Rates
Took Passed JSHP National Took Passed JSHP National Took Passed JSHP National Took Passed JSHP National
Cardiac Sonography 88 73 83%   28 22 79% 59% 11 9 82%   27 22 81%  
Computed Tomography 12 12 100% 81% 1 1 100% 80% 2 2 100% 77% 4 4 100% 82%
General Sonography 271 200 74%   85 66 78%  66% 25 18 72%   89 66 74%  
Invasive Cardiovascular Technology*                                
MRI 90 80 89% 75% 15 14 93% 73% 12 11 92% 73 16 15 94% 78%
Medical Dosimetry 28 25 89 58% 7 6 86% 59% 6 6 100% 61% 6 6 100% 62%
Nuclear Medicine 40 39 97% 91% 6 6 100%  90% 3 3 100% 91% 12 11 92% 88%
Radiation Therapy 77 68 88% 88% 15 15 100% 91% 14 13 93% 90% 19 14 74% 85%
Radiography 71 64 90% 92% 16 16 100% 93% 10 10 100% 93% 10 6 60% 92%
Vascular Sonography 105 73 89%   28 26 93% 58% 24 19 79%   30 28 93%  

Taken from 2013 Thomas Jefferson Unversity Annual Report with anecdotal update from Program Directors in January 2014.

Job Placement Rates

Academic Program 5 Year Average (2008-2012) Class of 2012 Class of 2011 Class of 2010
Number of Students Job Placement Rate Number of Students Job Placement Rate Number of Students Job Placement Rate Number of Students Job Placement Rate
Seeking Job Employed in 6 months JSHP Seeking Job Employed in 6 months JSHP Seeking Job Employed in 6 months JSHP Seeking Job Employed in 6 months JSHP
Cardiac Sonography 41 32 78%  10 8 80% 9 7 86% 7 6 86%
Computed Tomography 16 16 100% 1 1 100% 2 2 100% 6 6 100%
General Sonography 89 74 83% 20 17 85% 19 16 84% 17 14 82%
Invasive Cardiovascular Technology                        
Medical Dosimetry 32 27 84% 7   100%   6 6 100% 6 5 83%
MRI 68 65 96% 9 9 100% 13 13 100% 15 14 93%
Nuclear Medicine 30 23 77% 2 2 100% 3 2 67% 6 5 83%
Radiation Therapy 72 67 93% 14 13 93% 14 14 100% 14 13 93%
Radiography 9 9 100% 5 5 100% 1 1 100% 2 2 100%
Vascular Sonography 45 38 84% 10 9 90% 9 8 89% 9 7 78%

Taken from 2013 Thomas Jefferson Unversity Annual Report with anecdotal update from Program Directors in January 2014.

Program Completion Rates

Academic Program 5 Year Average (2008-2012) Class of 2012 Class of 2011 Class of 2010
Number of Students Program Completion Rate Number of Students Program Completion Rate Number of Students Program Completion Rate Number of Students Program Completion Rate
Entered Grad JSHP Entered Grad JSHP Entered Grad JSHP Entered Grad JSHP
Cardiac Sonography 62 60 97% 13 13 100% 12 12 100% 12 10 83%
Computed Tomography 20 20 100% 1 1 100% 3 3 100% 7 7 100%
General Sonography 152 140 92% 31 29 94% 31 28 90% 32 28 93%
Invasive Cardiovascular Technology                        
Medical Dosimetry 32 31 97% 7 7 100% 6 6 100% 6 6 100%
MRI 115 101 88% 14 13 93% 23 18 78% 27 24 89%
Nuclear Medicine 13 12 92% 8 8 100% 6 5 83% 15 15 100%
Radiation Therapy 79 77 97% 17 15 88% 16 16 100% 15 15 100%
Radiography 83 72 87% 18 15 83% 11 9 82% 14 14 100%
Vascular Sonography 61 59 97% 12 12 100% 13 13 100% 11 10 91%

Data from Program Director (updated annually). Data collected August 19, 2013.