Program outcomes

For CLS graduates who completed the ASCP Board of Certification between 2013 and 2015, the 3 year average ASCP Board Certification pass rate was 97%.  The 3 year average graduation rate for students slated to graduate between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2015 was 99%.  For the same period, the 3 year average placement rate was 97%.  A 2009 departmental survey of our clinical affiliates within the Richmond area indicated that 55% of the clinical laboratory positions were filled by graduates of VCU's CLS program.