Outcomes

MLS Board of Certification Scores
Employment in Three Months

First Time Examinees for MLS Board of Certification
from the total population this cycle 2021

Program Hospitals National
Number of First Time Examinees 8 314 2,446
Mean Scales Score 487 527 469
Number Passing First Time (Percent) 7 (87.5%) 265 (84%) 1,768 (72.28%)
Number Failing First Time (Percent) 1 (12.5%) 49 (16%) 678 (27.72%)
Number Passing Within One Year 7 (87.5%)
Employment in Three Months 8 (100%)    

First Time Examinees for MLS Board of Certification
from the total population this cycle 2020

Program Hospitals National
Number of First Time Examinees 9 841 4,507
Mean Scales Score 481 527 484
Number Passing First Time (Percent) 8 (88.9%) 742 (88%) 3,470 (76.99%)
Number Failing First Time (Percent) 1 (11.1%) 99 (12%) 1,037 (23.01%)
Number Passing Within One Year 9 (100%)
Employment in Three Months 9 (100%)    

First Time Examinees for MLS Board of Certification
from the total population this cycle 2019 

Program Hospitals National
Number of First Time Examinees 12 138 491
Mean Scales Score 489 538 499
Number Passing First Time (Percent) 11 (91.6%) 123 (89%) 403 (82.08%)
Number Failing First Time (Percent) 1 (8.3%) 15 (11%) 88 (17.92%)
Number Passing Within One Year 12 (100%)
Employment in Three Months 12 (100%)    

Graduation Attrition Rates

2021

  • 8 students began final half of the program
  • 8 students who began final half of program have since graduated, for a 100% graduation rate

2020

  • 9 students began final half of the program
  • 9 students who began final half of program have since graduated, for a 100% graduation rate

2019

  • 12 students began final half of the program
  • 12 students who began final half of program have since graduated, for a 100% graduation rate

Contact

For more information about the Medical Laboratory Science Program at NMMC, contact:

Lee Montgomery, M.Ed., MT(ASCP)
NMMC Medical Laboratory Science Program
Program Director
830 South Gloster Street
Tupelo, MS 38801

Phone: (662) 377-3080
lmontgomery@nmhs.net