Student Performance

IPEDS REPORTED DATA

The following tables contain five years of selected data previously reported to IPEDS by Arapahoe Community College (ACC) as well as seven other institutions, referred to as the “comparison group”. Included in this group are: Aims Community College (Greeley, CO), Community College of Aurora (Aurora, CO), Community College of Denver (Denver, CO), Front Range Community College (Westminster, CO), Laramie County Community College (Cheyenne, WY), Pikes Peak Community College (Colorado Springs, CO), and Red Rocks Community College (Lakewood, CO).
 
5 Year IPEDS Feedback for Website, 2011-2015

SURDS REPORTED DATA

The following tables contain five years of retention data previously reported via SURDS files by Arapahoe Community College, as well as six peer institutions, including:  Aims Community College (Greeley, CO), Community College of Aurora (Aurora, CO), Community College of Denver (Denver, CO), Front Range Community College (Westminster, CO), Pikes Peak Community College (Colorado Springs, CO), and Red Rocks Community College (Lakewood, CO).
 
5 Year Retention Data from CDHE for Website, 2011-2015

OUTCOME SURVEY (POST GRADUATE PLACEMENT DATA)

  • Spring 2015
    • Graduates working Full Time = 46%
    • Graduates accepted to an educational program = 40%
    • n (sample size) = 140
  • Fall 2015
    • Graduates working Full Time = 56%
    • Graduates accepted to an educational program = 38%
    • N (sample size) = 95
  • Spring 2016
    • Graduates working Full Time = 52%
    • Graduates accepted to an educational program = 39%
    • n (sample size) = 117
  • Fall 2016
    • Graduates working Full Time = 56%
    • Graduates accepted to an educational program = 39%
    • n (sample size) = 94
  • Spring 2017
    • Graduates working Full Time = 43%
    • Graduates accepted to an educational program = 39%
    • n (sample size) = 116

PROGRAM LICENSURE RATES

Program Contact Email Phone Licensure Rate
Emergency Dispatch Terrie Bechdel terrie.bechdel [at] arapahoe.edu 303.797.5980 100% National Licensure
911 Centers, Police, Fire, Ambulance
EMT - Paramedic Dennis Edgerly dennis.edgerly [at] arapahoe.edu 303.797.5213 100% 2012-2017 Success Rate National Registry EMT exam
Law Enforcement Academy David Bruce david.bruce [at] arapahoe.edu 303.797.5874 97% 2013-2017
Practical Nursing Hope Szypulski hope.szypulski [at] arapahoe.edu 303.797.5891 95% 2011-2016
Mortuary Science Jim Hurley jim.hurley [at] arapahoe.edu 303.797.5954

78% 2014-2016

 

5-Year Success POST Exam Rates

Year Number of Students POST Exam Success Rate
2017 37 100%
2016 47 98%
2015 83 98%
2014 77 99%
2013 30 87%
5-year Total 274 97%
 

Practical Nursing

Year ACC NCLEX-RN Pass Rates National NCLEX-RN Pass Rates for Associate Degree
2016 95% 84%
2015 89% 84%
2014 94% 82%
2013 95% 81%
2012 98% 90%
2011 98% 90%
 

Mortuary Science

National Board Statistics

3-year Average % Pass Arts % Pass Sciences
2016-2014 76% 78%
2015-2013 74% 75%
2014-2012 75% 73%
Most recent # Takers # Passed
2016 Arts 25 21
2016 Sciences 25 21