On-Time Graduation Rate

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Matriculated 108 108 108 106 109
Dismissed -- 1 -- 2 --
Withdrew 1 1 1 1 2
Delayed Graduation
(Decelerated)
-- -- -- -- 1
Delayed Graduation
(Dual Degree or Fellowship)
-- -- 1 -- 2
Graduated within 4 Years 107
(99.07%)
106
(98.15%)
106
(98.15%)
103
(97.20%)
104
(95.4%)
Graduated within 5 Years -- -- 107
(99.07%)
103
(97.20%)
pending
Overall Retention* 107
(99.07%)
106
(98.15%)
107
(99.07%)
103
(97.20%)
pending

*Retention is defined as the number of students who complete the 4-year program (even if they graduate a year or more later than the rest of their cohort).

 

 North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX©)

Year First-Time Attempts Pass Rate
2019 95 92.63%
2018 104 89.42%
2017 103 96.12%
2016 105 94.29%

Results as posted by NABP at https://nabp.pharmacy/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/NAPLEX-Pass-Rates-2019.pdf.

 

 Placement Statistics (at graduation)

Placement Type 2019 2020
Employment 31% 20%
Fellowship 2% 1%
Residency 42% 44%
Other Academic Program 2% 0%
Undetermined 23% 32%
Unknown (not responding) 0% 3%

 

 Joint Degrees and Certificates

  2019 2020
Master of Health Informatics 1%  
Master of Public Health 10% 7%
Palliative Care Certificate 8% 6%

 

 ASHP Residency Match Statistics

  2018 2019 2020
IOWA
Number Participating 48 62 62
Number Matched 41 43 46
Match Rate 85.4% 69.4% 74.2%
% of Cohort Matched 38.3% 41.3% 44.2%
NATIONAL
Number Participating 5162 5475 5688
Number Matched 3496 3667 3728
Match Rate 67.7% 67.0% 65.5%

 


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