PANCE Pass Rates

After successful completion of the program, graduates are eligible to sit of the Physician Assistant National Certification Exam (PANCE) offered by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).

 

NCCPA

Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination
Five Year First Time Taker Summary Report

Program Name: Red Rocks Community College Physician Assistant Program
Program Number: 1157
Report Date: 02-06-2020

Definitions of the report headings are provided at the end of the report. All information is current as of the date the report was generated.

Class Class
Graduation
Year
Number of
First Time
Takers
Program First
Time Taker
Pass Rate
National First Time Taker
Pass Rate for the Class
Graduation Year

Class of 2014

2014

28

93%

95%

Class of 2015

2015

33

91%

96%

Class of 2016

2016

31

94%

96%

Class of 2017

2017

28

100%

97%

Class of 2018

2018

31

100%

98%
Class of 2019 2019 28 93% 93%

Five Year First Time Taker Average Pass Rate for Program: 95%
Five Year National First Time Taker Average: 96%

Definitions of Report Headings

Class

Class nomenclature and the individuals included in each class are determined by PA programs when assigning students to a particular class.

Class Graduation Year

Graduation year for the majority of the individuals in the specific class based on the confirmed graduation date provided by the PA program.

Number of First Time Takers

Number of individuals from the class who have taken PANCE for the first time as of the date the report was generated.PANCE for the first time as of the date the report was generated.

Program First Time Taker Pass Rate

Percent of the first time takers in the class who passed PANCE as of the date the report was generated.

National First Time Taker Pass Rate for the Class Graduation Year

National percent of first time takers who passed PANCE in the calendar year corresponding to the class graduation year. National pass rate data is not provided until the full calendar year’s data is available.

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