The program admits on average 30 students each fall. The program evaluates clinical performance, feedback from students, graduates, employers and Federation of State Boards licensing exam pass rate data to determine program effectiveness. 

The graduation rates are as follows: 

2022: 87.5%
2023: 82.4%
Combined 2022 and 2023 average graduation rate: 84.5%


Licensure exam passing rates are as follows: 

2022 first time pass rate: 71.4%
2022 ultimate pass rate: 95.2%

2023 first time pass rate: 66.7%
2023 ultimate pass rate: 75%

Average 2022 and 2023 first time pass rate: 68.9%
Average 2022 and 2023 ultimate pass rate:  85.1% 

For years 2022 and 2023, 100% of our graduates who sought employment were employed within 6 months of graduation. The combined average employment rate for 2022 and 2023 is 100%. Some of the program's graduates choose to pursue advanced degrees instead of seeking immediate employment. 

For more information regarding program outcomes and graduate performance, please contact Diane Caruso via phone at 978-762-4000 extension 4165; or via email at

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