Outcomes

COMLEX Past Performances  MATCH Data

 

Graduate Outcome Data

WVSOM pays very close attention to the performance of its graduates. The charts below provide the past five (5) year performance of WVSOM graduates in the following areas: Graduation, Retention, and Graduate Medical Education Residency Match.

Graduation Rates

Six Year Graduation Rates All Previous Years Entering Class 2010-11
Expected Class of 2014
Entering Class 2011-12
Expected Class of 2015
Entering Class 2012-13
Expected Class of 2016
Entering Class 2013-14
Expected Class of 2017
Entering Class 2014-15
Expected Class of 2018
All-Time Total
Total 2701 202 210 198 193 198 3895
- Graduated in 6 Years or Less 2552 (94%) 185 (92%) 194 (92%) 172 (87%) 176 (91%) 184 (93%)

3635 (93%)

 

Retention Rates

Retention Rates* Academic Year
2015-16
Academic Year
2016-17
Academic Year
2017-18
Academic Year
2018-19
Academic Year
2019-20
1st Year Student 99% 99% 95% 95% 96%
2nd Year Student 98% 99% 98% 98% 99%
3rd Year Student 98% 98% 99% 98% 95%
4th Year Student 99% 98% 100% 97% 99%

* Retention rates equal the percentage of students being retained in the program each academic year.

Graduate Medical Education (GME) Residency Placement (Match)

Timeframe of Graduates
receiving a D.O. degree
Total Graduates applying for
placement during that timeframe
# and % applied to and obtained or were offered placement # and % who applied but were unable to obtain placement
July 1, 2021–June 30, 2022 192 190 (99%) 2 (1%)
July 1, 2020–June 30, 2021 178 171 (96.1%) 7 (3.9%)
July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020 194 192 (99%) 1 (1%)
July 1, 2018–June 30, 2019 207 205 (99%) 2 (1%)
July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018 193 190 (98.4%) 3 (1.6%)
July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017 182 182 (100%) 0
July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016 187 187 (100%) 0

National Boards (COMLEX-USA) Pass Rates**

  2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Level 1 (NBOME cohort May 1 - April 30)
1st Attempt 85.13% 89.33% 89.64% 92.35%
All Attempts 97% 97.3% 97.45% 98.41%
Level 2 - CE (NBOME Cohort June 1- May 31)
1st Attempt 93.14% 93.75% 91.06% 96.95%
All Attempts 97.98% 99% 98.84% 100%
Level 2 - PE (NBOME Cohort March 1 - March 1)
1st Attempt 92.8% 92.1% N/A N/A
All Attempts 98.98% 99.4% N/A N/A
Level 3
  NBOME Cohort
March 1 - May 30
NBOME Cohort
September 2018 - December 2019
NBOME Cohort
January - December
1st Attempt 93.08% 97.69% 93.84% 94.54%
All Attempts 98.30% 100% 94.87% 96.71%

*Data compiled on September 9, 2022. Data source: 1st Attempt - NBOME website/School Annual Reports; All Attempts - institutional data repository