The National Certified Surgical Technologist's (CST) 5-year pass rate chart compares the pass rate of Penn College first-time test takers (now required for graduation) to the national average.
|Year||Penn College First Attempt||National First Attempt|
|2019 Graduates||100%||Results Pending|
|2020 Graduates||85%||Results Pending|
Source: NBSTSA (National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting)