Nursing Programs Outcomes

NCLEX-RN Pass Rates

Annual first time tester pass rates of associate degree nursing programs as reported by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing and the Minnesota Board of Nursing.

2019:

  • Annual Minneapolis College Nursing Pass Rates: 89.86%
  • Minneapolis College Nursing Program Average for Last 3 Years: 82.45%
  • Annual Minnesota Associate Degree Pass Rates: 82.79%
  • Minnesota Associate Degree Average for Last 3 Years: 82.73%

2018:

  • Annual Minneapolis College Nursing Pass Rates: 75.00%
  • Minneapolis College Nursing Program Average for Last 3 Years: 80.60%
  • Annual Minnesota Associate Degree Pass Rates: 82.63%
  • Minnesota Associate Degree Average for Last 3 Years: 82.42%

2017:

  • Annual Minneapolis College Nursing Pass Rates: 82.50%
  • Minneapolis College Nursing Program Average for Last 3 Years: 80.60%
  • Annual Minnesota Associate Degree Pass Rates: 82.78%
  • Minnesota Associate Degree Average for Last 3 Years: 82.42%

Data from Minnesota Board of Nursing

Program Completion Rates

Data includes all students who successfully earned an associate's degree in nursing within 150% of required time in the nursing program.

  • 2019 Program Completion Rate: 88%
  • 2018 Start Semester Completion Rate: 85%
  • 2017 Starting Semester Completion Rate: 77%

Data from Minneapolis College Registrar and Nursing Program Admissions

Post-Graduation Employment Rates

Employment as a registered nurse 6 to 12 months after completion of the associate's degree (Minnesota State Related Employment Rate).

  • 2018 Graduation: 90% Employed in Nursing
  • 2017 Graduation: 36% Employed in Nursing
  • 2016 Graduation: 60% Employed in Nursing

Data from Minneapolis College Graduate Follow-up Survey.

2018 measure change: of those graduates available for related work.