Performance Data

NC Board of Nursing NCLEX First Time Testing Pass Rates

2019 2020 2021 3-Year Average
2019-2021
 ECC Associate Degree Nursing (NCLEX-RN) 89% 83% 85% 86%
 NC Associate Degree Pass Rate 85% 91% 87% 90%
 US Associate Degree Pass Rate 91% 83% 79% 82%
2019 2020 2021 3-Year Average
2019-2021
ECC Practical Nursing (NCLEX-PN) 100% 100% 100% 100%
NC Diploma-PN Pass Rate 94% 89% 89% 91%
US Diploma PN Pass Rate 86% 83% 80% 83%

On-Time Completion Rates

On time defined as 150% of program semesters

Associate Degree Nursing Program 2017-2019 2018-2020 2019-2021
On time completion (5 semesters) 58% 19/37 @ 100% 1/34 @ 100%
Associate Degree Nursing—Advanced Placement 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
16/23 12/24 @ 100% 8/22 @ 100%
70% 50% 36%
On time completion (3 semesters)
Practical Nursing Program 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Retention 58% 61% 36%

Graduate Rate of Employment

Excluding those returning to school.

Program 2019 2020 2021
Associate Degree Nursing 97% 93% 100%
Practical Nursing Program 90% 100% 100%