Radiography Program Effectiveness Data
The performance of the School of Diagnostic Imaging Radiologic Technology Program is reflected through program effectiveness data as defined by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). The JRCERT is located at 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, Illinois 60606-3182 and can be contacted at 312-704-5300 or www.jrcert.org. This data includes the program completion rate, credentialing examination pass rate, and job placement rate. The explanation of these measures and program data that corresponds with the annual report most recently submitted to the JRCERT is indicated below. This information can also be obtained at www.jrcert.org/resources/program-effectiveness-data under Euclid Hospital/Cleveland Clinic Health System - Radiography.
The Radiography Program's 2016 annual report to the JRCERT reflected the following:
Program Completion Rate: January 1 - December 31, 2017
This is an annual measurement of the number of students that began the program divided by the number of students that completed the program. The program's completion rate for 2017 was 89%. 16 of the 18 students expected to complete the program in 2017 went on to complete it that year.
Credentialing Examination First Time Pass Rate: 2013- 2017
This is the number of students that pass the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification examination on the first attempt within six months of graduation from the program. The figure reflects an average over a five year time frame. The program's credentialing examination pass rate is 97%. The credentialing examination pass rate is stated as an average from the year 2013 through 2017. Eighty-one of the eighty-six graduates taking the ARRT certification examination within six months of graduation passed on the first attempt.
Job Placement Rate: 2013 - 2017
This is the number of students who had become employed in the radiologic sciences within twelve months of graduation versus the number that graduate and are actively seeking employment. The figure reflects an average over a five year timeframe. The program's job placement rate as an average from the years 2013 through 2017 is 94.20%. Eighty-three of the eighty-eight graduates who were actively seeking employment and replied to the survey obtained employment in the radiologic sciences within twelve months of graduation.
Annual Safety and Security Report Now Available
The School of Diagnostic Imaging Annual Safety and Security Report is provided in compliance with the Higher Education Amendments of 1998 and the Crime Awareness and Campus Security Act of 1990. In compliance with the act, by October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute annual crime reports to current and prospective students and employees. The annual safety and security report includes the following information: statistics concerning the occurrence of criminal offenses, information about campus policing and security policies, crime prevention education and awareness, substance abuse policies and workplace violence and misconduct policies.
The current annual report is available to all students on the Annual Safety & Security Report page.
The School of Diagnostic Imaging is required by federal law to disclose certain information to our prospective and enrolled students on an annual basis:
§ Available Financial Assistance
§ Campus Security Report - Clergy Act
§ Completion/Graduation Rates
§ Drug & Alcohol Abuse Prevention
§ Family Education Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA)
§ How to Obtain Additional Information
§ Institutional Information
§ Job Placement Information
§ Retention Rate
All of the above information and more can be found in our Student Consumer Handbook, program policy manual; which is made available to all prospective and current students, and on the program website. This information is also available in hard copy upon request. To obtain a copy please contact our financial aid office at 216-692-7512.
Gainful Employment Disclosure Report
The following program information is available in our Gainful Employment Disclosure Report as required by the Department of Education:
§ Tuition and fees
§ Books and supplies
§ Financial aid options
§ Program length
§ Program completion information
§ Job placement information
§ Program accreditation agency
The above information and more can also be found in our Program Policy & Procedure Manual, which is made available to all prospective and current students and is available in hard copy upon request.
To obtain a hard copy please contact Gloria Albrecht at 216-692-7512.