Forsyth Technical Community College

Program Type: Radiation Therapy
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science

Program Effectiveness Data – 2020

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. You can also visit the JRCERT webpage directly.

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 fiveyear average benchmark established by the JRCERT is 75%.

Credentialing Examination Rate: number passed on 1st attempt divided by number attempted within 6 months of graduation

Year Results
Year 1 – 2017 8 of 8 – 100 %
Year 2 – 2018 8 of 8 – 100 %
Year 3 – 2019 6 of 7 – 86 %
Year 4 – 2020 1 of 3 – 33 %
Year 5 – 2021 3 of 5 – 60 %
Program 5-Year Average 26 of 31 – 84 %

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 fiveyear average benchmark established by the JRCERT is 75%.

Job Placement Rate: number employed divided by number actively seeking employment within 12 months of graduation

Year Results
Year 2 – 2016 5 of 5 – 100 %
Year 3 – 2017 8 of 8 – 100 %
Year 4 – 2018 8 of 8 – 100 %
Year 5 – 2019 5 of 5 – 100 %
Year 1 – 2020 2 of 2 – 100 %
Program 5-Year Average 28 of 28 – 100 %

Program Completion

The number of students who complete the program within the stated program length. The annual benchmark established by the program is 75% .

Program Completion Rate: number graduated divided by number started the program

Year Results
Year 1 – 2021 9 of 12
Annual Completion Rate 75%