Performance Data

NC Board of Nursing NCLEX First Time Testing Pass Rates

2018 2019 2020 3-Year Average
2018-2020
 ECC Associate Degree Nursing (NCLEX-RN) 87% 89% 83% 86%
 NC Associate Degree Pass Rate 85% 85% 91% 91%
 US Associate Degree Pass Rate 91% 91% 83% 84%
2018 2019 2020 3-Year Average
2017-2019
ECC Practical Nursing (NCLEX-PN) 100% 100% 100% 100%
NC Diploma-PN Pass Rate 95% 94% 89% 93%
US Diploma PN Pass Rate 86% 86% 83% 85%

On-Time Completion Rates

On time defined as 150% of program semesters

Associate Degree Nursing Program 2016-2018 2017-2019 2018-2020
On time completion (5 semesters) 44% 58% 19/37 @ 100%
Associate Degree Nursing—Advanced Placement 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
18/20 16/23 12/24 @ 100%
90% 70% 50%
On time completion (3 semesters)
Practical Nursing Program 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020
Retention 40% 58% 61%

Graduate Rate of Employment

Excluding those returning to school.

Program 2018 2019 2020
Associate Degree Nursing 97% 97% 93%
Practical Nursing Program 100% 90% 100%