Performance Data

NC Board of Nursing NCLEX First Time Testing Pass Rates

2016 2017 2018 3-Year Average
2016-2018
 ECC Associate Degree Nursing (NCLEX-RN) 83% 78% 87% 83%
 NC Associate Degree Pass Rate 90% 91% 88% 87%
 US Associate Degree Pass Rate 82% 84% 84% 83%
2016 2017 2018 3-Year Average
2016-2018
ECC Practical Nursing (NCLEX-PN) 100% 100% 100% 100%
NC Diploma-PN Pass Rate 92% 94% 95% 94%
US Diploma PN Pass Rate 84% 84% 86% 85%

Nursing Program Retention Rates

Associate Degree Nursing Program 2014-2016 2015-2017 2016-2018
Retention (5 semesters) 44% 59% 35%
Associate Degree Nursing – Advanced Placement 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Retention (3 semesters) 47% 39% 79%
Practical Nursing Program 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Retention 63% 80% 29.4%

Graduate Rate of Employment

Excluding those returning to school.

Program 2016 2017 2018
Associate Degree Nursing 100% had job offer before graduation 100% had job offer before graduation 99% had job offer before graduation
Practical Nursing Program  92% 92% 100%