Washington Annual Outcomes Report

Certification Exam Results

Graduates or second-year students in their last semester at the Washington location apply for initial certification from the National Commission for Certification of Anesthesiologist Assistants, or NCCAA.

Each August, the program publishes the number of students who graduated, the number who passed the exam, and the number who failed. The following table shows the Washington location NCCAA exam outcomes since 2014.

Cohort Graduated Pass Fail
2018 18 18 0
2017 21 21 0
2016 18 18 0
2015 17 17 0
2014 16 16 0
Total 90 90 0
Rates   100.00% 0.00%

Student Attrition

Attrition refers to the percentage of students in Washington who enrolled but voluntarily withdrew or were separated from the program. The program publishes these numbers each August.

Withdrawal and separation are taken seriously by the MSA Program. In the event a student is considering withdrawing, they are asked to meet with the program director. Each situation is different, and the program strives to accommodate the student whenever possible.

The following table shows the Washington location student attrition rates since 2014.

Cohort Initial Enrollment Voluntary Withdrawal Separated
2018 22 4 0
2017 23 2 0
2016 18 0 0
2015 18 1 0
2014 16 0 0
Total 97 7 0
Rates   7.22% 0.00%

Employment

At the time of commencement, the MSA Program requests employment information from all graduates. The program publishes these numbers within six months of graduation.

The following table shows the Washington location employment rates since 2014.

Cohort Graduated Employed Seeking Work
2018 18 18 0
2017 21 21 0
2016 18 18 0
2015 17 17 0
2014 16 16 0
Total 90 90 0
Rates   100.00% 0.00%

For an overview of graduate outcomes, click here.

Review outcomes for our Cleveland location here or Houston location here.