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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
2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20
Aerospace UT 100% 100% NA 100% NA NA NA
NAT’L 94% NA NA 83% NA NA NA
Biomedical UT 90% 100% NA NA NA NA NA
NAT’L 80% NA NA NA NA NA NA
Biosystems UT 100% 100% 100% 60% 78% 100% 75%
NAT’L 78% 86% 86% 82% 84% 84% 81%
Chemical UT 89% 82% 83% 83% 74% 82% 100%
NAT’L 63% 78% 79% 84% 74% 77% 75%
Civil UT 89% 81% 78% 69% 77% 77% 85%
NAT’L 73% 71% 69% 68% 69% 69% 70%
Computer UT 63% 100% NA 0% NA 100% NA
NAT’L 55% 76% NA 71% NA 59% NA
Electrical UT 71% 72% 50% 50% 93% 73% 100%
NAT’L 65% 76% 75% 72% 73% 71% 72%
Industrial UT NA 100% NA NA NA 67% 100%
NAT’L NA 67% NA 72% NA 63% 48%
Materials Science UT NA NA NA NA 100% NA NA
NAT’L NA NA NA NA 79% NA NA
Mechanical UT 80% 71% 87% 92% 85% 80% 95%
NAT’L 82% 84% 80% 78% 80% 79% 79%
Nuclear UT 85% 100% 100% NA 100% NA 100%
NAT’L 89% 82% 90% 89% 100% NA 100%
2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20

NA – Not available because no scores reported