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Licensure Rates

College of Nursing

National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
UT 95.8% 96.6% 95.8% 90.0% 92.1% 90.8% 89.0% 93.0%
Tennessee 90.5% 92.0% 93.5% 86.6% 88.7% 86.8% 87.2% 90.2%
National 84.9% 87.9% 90.3% 83.0% 85.0% 87.5% 84.5% 87.1%

College of Law

Tennessee Bar Exam
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
UT 89.7% 80.5% 85% 91.5% 83% 84% 78% 89.3%
Tennessee a 79.2% 76.9% 77% 76.5% 72% 74% 73% 75%

a Includes all others taking the Tennessee Bar Exam regardless of where they received their education or are domiciled.

College of Veterinary Medicine

North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE)
2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
UT 95.4% 95.8% 97.4% 91.0% 95.7% 100.0% 97.7%
National 94.7% 92.1% 92.0% 90.0% 95.5% 94.6% 94.7%

College of Engineering

Fundamentals of Engineering Exam
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017
Program UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l
Aerospace 94% 83% 100% 86% 80% 88% 100% 94% 100% NA NA NA 100% 83%
Biomedical 60% 75% 93% 82% 100% 80% 90% 80% 100% NA NA NA NA NA
Biosystems 55% 76% 75% 75% 70% 81% 100% 78% 100% 86% 100% 86% 60% 82%
Chemical 86% 87% 83% 85% 78% 86% 89% 83% 82% 78% 83% 79% 83% 84%
Civil 89% 74% 95% 73% 95% 74% 89% 73% 81% 71% 78% 69% 69% 68%
Computer 92% 74% 75% 72% 86% 70% 83% 55% 100% 76% NA NA 0% 71%
Electrical 76% 69% 87% 75% 82% 68% 71% 65% 72% 76% 50% 75% 50% 72%
Industrial 75% 72% 80% 75% 100% 76% NA NA 100% 67% NA NA NA 72%
Materials Science 100% 83% 100% 80% 50% 76% NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Mechanical 86% 81% 96% 84% 88% 82% 80% 82% 71% 84% 87% 80% 92% 78%
Nuclear 100% 86% 90% 86% 92% 84% 85% 89% 100% 82% 100% 90% NA 89%

NA – Not available because no scores reported

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