National Board Exam Statistics
The following chart represents the passing rate of first-time takers on the National Board Exam since 2007.
Programs Accredited by ABFSE:
- Diploma in Embalming and Funeral Directing
- Associate in Specialized Technology Degree
- Associate in Specialized Business Degree
|Date||PIMS Class #||First time pass rate %|
|2010**||New reporting requirement|
|Arts – First time pass %||Sciences – First time pass %|
*Effective 2004, National Board statistics are only reported on a year-by-year basis by the International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards.
**Effective 2010, yearly National Board Statistics are reported by section: Arts & Sciences by the International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards.
National Board Examination scores, graduation rates, and employment rates for this and other ABFSE-accredited programs are available at www.abfse.org. To request a printed copy of this program’s scores, please visit Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, 5808 Baum Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15206, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or by telephone at 412-362-8500
PROGRAM INFORMATION – Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science
|Year||Total Enrolled||# of New Students||# of Grads||Timely Grad*||Graduation Rate||Did not finish**||Overall % Employed||Employed in FS|
*Timely graduation = complete program within 1.5 times designated program length
**Left before completing the program; did not finish
NATIONAL BOARD STATISTICS – Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science
|3 Year Average||% Pass Arts||% Pass Sciences|
|Most Recent||# Takers||# Passed|