Medical Radiography

Program Assessment

Student Learning Outcomes

Student learning outcomes are statements that specify what faculty want students to learn or be able to do as a result of successfully completing the Medical Radiography Program. Student learning outcomes are clear, concise statements that describe how students can demonstrate their mastery of program skills.

Upon completion of the Medical Radiography Program, students will be able to:

  • Students will produce quality diagnostic images for routine radiographic exams.
  • Practice radiation protection.
  • Modify standard procedures.
  • Critique radiographic images.
  • Practice patient confidentiality.
  • Perform procedures with compassion to all.
  • Demonstrate effective oral communication.
  • Demonstrate written communication skills.

Five year average credentialing exam pass rate of not less than 85% on first attempt within 6 months of graduation.

Year

Percent

Number of Graduates

2013100 percent11 of 11 graduates passed on 1st attempt
2014100 percent13 of 13 graduates passed on 1st attempt
2015100 percent13 of 13 graduates passed on 1st attempt
2016100 percent12 of 12 graduates passed on 1st attempt
2017100 percent 11 of 11 graduates passed on 1st attempt
5 Year Average100 percent

FIVE-YEAR AVERAGE JOB PLACEMENT OF NOT LESS THAN 75% WITHIN TWELVE MONTHS OF GRADUATION

Year

Percent

Number of Graduates

2013100 percent11 of 11 graduates were employed
201492.3 percent10 graduates were employed 2 continued in their education 1 seeking employment
201591.6 percent11 of 13 graduates were employed, 1 seeking employment, 1 unknown.
2016100 percent12 of 12 graduates were employed
2017100 percent10 of 11 graduates were employed 1 not seeking employment
5 Year Average96.5 percent
The JRCERT has defined “not actively seeking employment” as:
  1. Graduate fails to communicate with program officials regarding employment status after multiple attempts OR
  2. Graduate is unwilling to seek employment that requires relocation OR
  3. Graduate is unwilling to accept employment due to salary or hours OR
  4. Graduate is on active military duty OR
  5. Graduate is continuing education.

FIVE-YEAR AVERAGE RETENTION RATE – 90% OF GRADUATES WILL BE RETAINED EACH CLASS

Year

Percent

Number of Graduates

201391.6 percent11 of 12 graduates completed
201492.8 percent13 of 14 graduates completed
2015100 percent 13 of 13 graduates completed
2016100 percent 12 of 12 graduates completed
201791.6 percent11 of 12 graduates completed
5 Year Average95.2 percent

For more information regarding program effectiveness data visit the JRCERT website at www.jrcert.org

Contact

Sherry Floerchinger

Program Director

Email: floerchinger@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-879-4840

Office: Taylor 204

Rachel Harris

Health Sciences Advisor

Email: Rachel.Harris@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-652-7695

Office: Holland 134

Kathryn Preiss

Administrative Assistant

Email: Kathryn.Preiss@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-879-4820

Office: Taylor 207

Medical Radiography Program

Office: Dixie State University
225 S. University Avenue
St. George, UT 84770