Outcome Measures

UNM-Gallup MLT Program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS). The following outcome measures are calculated based on NAACLS benchmarks.

I. Graduation Rate

NAACLS benchmark: Three years consecutive results of graduation rates demonstrating an average of at least 70% of students who have begun the final half of the program (clinical practicum semester) go on to successfully graduate from the program as calculated by the most recent three year period.

Graduation Rate calculated based on NAACLS benchmark 2017-2018 to 2019-2020

100%

II. Certification Exam Pass Rate

NAACLS benchmark: Three years consecutive results of graduate certification rates demonstrating an average of at least 75% pass rate on the ASCP-BOC examinations, for those who take the exam within the first year of graduation as calculated by the most recent three year period.

National Certification Exam Pass Rate based on NAACLS benchmark 2016-2017 to 2018-2019

100%

III. Graduate Placement Rate

NAACLS benchmark: Three years consecutive results of graduate placement rates demonstrating that an average of at least 70% of respondent graduates either find employment in the field or a closely related field (for those who seek employment), or continue their education within one year of graduation as calculated by the most recent three year period.

Graduate Placement Rate based on NAACLS benchmark 2016-2017 TO 2018-2019

100%