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Licensure Rates

College of Nursing

National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX)
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
UT 95.8% 90.0% 92.1% 90.8% 89.0% 93.0% 97.0% 98.0%
Tennessee 93.5% 86.6% 88.7% 86.8% 87.2% 90.2% 92.2% 92.4%
National 90.3% 83.0% 85.0% 87.5% 84.5% 87.1% 88.3% 88.2%

College of Law

Tennessee Bar Exam
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
UT 85% 91.5% 83% 84% 78% 89.3% 80.5% 72.9%
Tennessee a 77% 76.5% 72% 74% 73% 75% 83.7% 73.3%

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)
2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
UT 97.4% 91.0% 95.7% 100.0% 97.7% 92.7% 96.4%
National 92.0% 90.0% 95.5% 94.6% 94.7% 94.7% 93.9%

College of Engineering

Fundamentals of Engineering Exam
2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Program UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l UT Nat’l
Aerospace 80% 88% 100% 94% 100% NA NA NA 100% 83% NA NA NA NA
Biomedical 100% 80% 90% 80% 100% NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Biosystems 70% 81% 100% 78% 100% 86% 100% 86% 60% 82% 78% 84% 100% 84%
Chemical 78% 86% 89% 83% 82% 78% 83% 79% 83% 84% 74% 74% 82% 77%
Civil 95% 74% 89% 73% 81% 71% 78% 69% 69% 68% 77% 69% 77% 69%
Computer 86% 70% 83% 55% 100% 76% NA NA 0% 71% NA NA 100% 59%
Electrical 82% 68% 71% 65% 72% 76% 50% 75% 50% 72% 93% 73% 73% 71%
Industrial 100% 76% NA NA 100% 67% NA NA NA 72% NA NA 67% 63%
Materials Science 50% 76% NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 100% 79% NA NA
Mechanical 88% 82% 80% 82% 71% 84% 87% 80% 92% 78% 85% 80% 80% 79%
Nuclear 92% 84% 85% 89% 100% 82% 100% 90% NA 89% 100% 100% NA NA

NA – Not available because no scores reported