Chart on Graduate Employment Percentages at 6 months to 1 year

Santa Monica College’s, Health Sciences Department is pleased to announce the status of job placement of our nursing graduates. Data was collected through phone calls to each graduate.

After 6 months to 1 year of completion of the nursing  program, SMC nursing graduates complete the NCLEX examination and secure employment. The above chart illustrates the percentages of graduates in each cohort by semester who achieve employment within 6 months to one year.

After 6 months, nursing graduates from Fall 2016 had achieved 90% employment, after 9 months the graduates from Spring 2016 had achieved 95% employment, and that after a year, the graduates from Fall 2015 had achieved 100% employment.