Gannon University Announces 2013 Health Professions Pass Rate Successes
Posted: November 13, 2013
Students from Gannon's Morosky College of Health Professions and
Sciences continue to achieve notable levels of success on
standardized tests and certification examinations.
For the academic year that concluded in 2013 Gannon graduates
had the following pass rates on their respective examinations and
98% on the Physician Assistant National Certification Exam
95% on the National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) taken
for the first time by graduates of the Doctor of Physical Therapy
program. Three students had a perfect score or were within one
point of a perfect score on the NPTE.
93% pass rate on state board examinations for nursing. This
result is the highest among graduates of universities in the
90% on the National Board for Certification in Occupational
100% on the National Certification Exam administered by the
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. This is the 13th
time in 14 years that graduates of the Radiological Sciences
program have achieved a 100% pass rate.
100% on the Entry-Level Certified Respiratory Therapist
examination taken by graduates of the Respiratory Care program.
The programs of the Morosky College of Health Professions and
Sciences, which represents more than a third of the University's
enrollment, have been a regional leader in the adoption of
classroom technology that defines the way that health care is
delivered. Graduates have assumed leadership positions in health