Program Effectiveness and Outcomes

Minimum Expectations

The Medical Assisting Program at Pitt Community College will prepare medical assistants who are competent in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains to enter the profession.

2023 Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) Annual Report

Retention: 45.16% for 2021 admission cohort
5-year average 61.04%
*MAERB threshold-60%

Credentialing Exam
Participation: 90.91% for 2021 graduates
5-year average 93.62%
*MAERB threshold-30%

Pass Rate: 60% for 2021 graduates
5-year average 81.82%
*MAERB threshold-60%

Job Placement: 86.36% for 2021 graduates
5-year average 80.85%
*MAERB threshold-60%

Graduate Satisfaction Survey: 100% for 2022 graduates
5-year average 100%
*MAERB threshold-80%

Employer Satisfaction Survey: 83.33% for 2022 graduates’ employers
5-year average 98.36%
*MAERB threshold-80%