Outcomes

MLS Board of Certification Scores
Employment in Three Months

First Time Examinees for MLS Board of Certification
from the total population this cycle 2018 

Program Hospitals National
Number of Examinees 8 287 1,716
Mean Scaled Score 508 552 506
Number Passing (Percent) 7 (87.5%) 261 (91.0%) 1,317 (76.75%)
Number Failing (Percent) 1 (12.5%) 26 (9%) 399 (23.25%)
Employment in three months 8    

First Time Examinees for MLS Board of Certification
from the total population this cycle 2017

Program Hospitals National
Number of Examinees 7 99 497
Mean Scaled Score 505 559 510
Number Passing (Percent) 6 (85.71%) 95 (96%) 338 (78.077%)
Number Failing (Percent) 1 (14.29%) 4 (4%) 109 (21.93%)
Employment in three months 7  

First Time Examinees for MLS Board of Certification
from the total population this cycle 2016 

Program Hospitals National
Number of Examinees 7 133 531
Mean Scaled Score 475 534 487
Number Passing (Percent) 7 (100%) 
115 (86%)
414 (77.97%
Number Failing (Percent) 0 (0%) 18 (14%) 117 (22.03%)
Employment in three months 7    

First Time Examinees for MLS Board of Certification
from the total population this cycle 2015

Program Hospitals National
Number of Examinees 11 758 4,056
Mean Scaled Score 475 522 488
Number Passing (Percent) 11 (100%) 676 (89.18%) 3,198 (78.857%)
Number Failing (Percent) 0 (0%) 82 (10.82%) 858 (21.5%)
Employment in three months 11     

Graduation Attrition Rates

2018 

  • 8 students began final half of the program
  • 7 students who began final half of program have since graduated
    for an 87.5 % graduation rate

2017

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

2016

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

2015

  • 11 students began final half of the program
  • 11 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) 377-3066
lmontgomery@nmhs.net