National Counselor Examination (NCE)

Five Year Record of Scores

April, 2006 (4 Tested/3 passed)

Month/Year Administered (Number Tested) SUNY Plattsburgh Mean National Mean National Mean CACREP Programs National Mean Non-CACREP Programs
Human Growth & Development 9.00 8.77 9.82 9.83
Social & Cultural Foundations 6.00 6.83 7.61 7.68
Helping Relationships 24.25 22.60 25.99 26.04
Group Work 11.00 11.00 12.48 12.19
Career & Lifestyle Dev. 15.25 13.43 14.91 14.67
Appraisal 11.25 11.56 13.46 13.53
Research & Program Eval. 8.00 7.74 9.35 9.14
Professional Orient. & Ethics 20.00 19.40 21.48 21.43
TOTAL 104.75 101.31 115.11 114.51
Fundamentals Of Counseling 42.50 42.04 47.33 47.15
Assessment & Career Cslg. 15.75 13.64 15.51 15.34
Group Counseling 12.00 12.14 13.87 13.58
Professional Practice Issues 17.25 16.74 19.27 19.29
Programmatic & Clinical Interv. 17.25 16.76 19.14 19.15
TOTAL 104.75 101.31 115.11 114.51

October, 2006 (2 Tested/2 passed)

Month/Year Administered (Number Tested) SUNY Plattsburgh Mean National Mean National Mean CACREP Programs National Mean Non-CACREP Programs
Human Growth & Development 9.50 7.74 8.63 8.42
Social & Cultural Foundations 7.00 6.41 6.95 6.82
Helping Relationships 25.00 22.07 24.98 24.61
Group Work 11.00 10.80 12.11 11.95
Career & Lifestyle Dev. 14.00 11.44 12.96 12.23
Appraisal 12.00 11.66 12.88 12.76
Research & Program Eval. 11.00 8.09 9.68 9.26
Professional Orient. & Ethics 22.00 20.91 22.69 22.17
TOTAL 111.50 99.12 110.89 108.22
Fundamentals Of Counseling 44.00 41.45 45.86 44.85
Assessment & Career Cslg. 17.50 13.43 15.17 14.51
Group Counseling 13.00 12.36 13.52 13.23
Professional Practice Issues 17.00 17.75 20.07 19.71
Programmatic & Clinical Interv. 20.00 14.14 16.27 15.93
TOTAL 111.50 99.12 110.89 108.22

October, 2007 (2 Tested/2 passed)

Month/Year Administered (Number Tested) SUNY Plattsburgh Mean National Mean National Mean CACREP Programs National Mean Non-CACREP Programs
Human Growth & Development 9.50 7.96 8.88 8.65
Social & Cultural Foundations 6.00 5.76 6.54 6.48
Helping Relationships 25.00 22.19 24.86 24.08
Group Work 10.00 10.72 12.12 11.81
Career & Lifestyle Dev. 12.50 11.26 12.72 12.18
Appraisal 13.00 11.85 13.63 13.11
Research & Program Eval. 10.50 8.48 9.75 9.28
Professional Orient. & Ethics 20.50 19.27 21.18 20.70
TOTAL 107.00 97.51 109.69 106.30
Fundamentals Of Counseling 44.00 41.47 45.89 45.07
Assessment & Career Cslg. 14.00 12.58 14.56 13.83
Group Counseling 14.00 12.40 13.77 13.46
Professional Practice Issues 18.50 17.63 19.80 19.14
Programmatic & Clinical Interv. 16.50 13.42 15.66 14.80
TOTAL 107.00 97.51 109.69 106.30

October, 2008 (5 Tested/5 passed)

Month/Year Administered (Number Tested) SUNY Plattsburgh Mean National Mean National Mean CACREP Programs National Mean Non-CACREP Programs
Human Growth & Development 9.00 7.69 8.68 8.22
Social & Cultural Foundations 7.00 7.31 8.05 7.60
Helping Relationships 24.60 22.64 25.60 24.22
Group Work 11.00 10.07 11.84 11.00
Career & Lifestyle Dev. 12.80 11.94 13.38 12.24
Appraisal 14.40 12.31 13.51 12.92
Research & Program Eval. 9.00 8.18 9.54 8.92
Professional Orient. & Ethics 19.80 19.10 20.95 19.88
TOTAL 107.60 99.24 111.55 105.00
Fundamentals Of Counseling 43.40 42.13 46.80 44.23
Assessment & Career Cslg. 14.20 12.98 14.99 13.74
Group Counseling 12.00 11.14 12.59 11.93
Professional Practice Issues 21.60 18.39 20.39 19.73
Programmatic & Clinical Interv. 16.40 14.60 16.78 15.38
TOTAL 107.60 99.24 111.55 105.00

April, 2009 (6 Tested/5 passed)

Month/Year Administered (Number Tested) SUNY Plattsburgh Mean National Mean National Mean CACREP Programs National Mean Non-CACREP Programs
Human Growth & Development 8.50 6.96 8.51 8.32
Social & Cultural Foundations 7.00 5.73 7.19 7.00
Helping Relationships 25.50 21.73 26.01 25.42
Group Work 10.67 8.83 11.13 10.75
Career & Lifestyle Dev. 13.17 11.69 13.69 13.44
Appraisal 14.17 11.66 14.44 13.91
Research & Program Eval. 9.67 7.87 10.28 9.78
Professional Orient. & Ethics 20.50 18.36 21.36 20.70
TOTAL 109.17 92.82 112.62 109.32
Fundamentals Of Counseling 44.17 37.74 46.09 44.75
Assessment & Career Cslg. 12.83 10.52 13.42 12.96
Group Counseling 13.67 11.40 13.66 13.21
Professional Practice Issues 20.67 17.23 20.96 20.32
Programmatic & Clinical Interv. 17.83 15.94 18.51 18.09
TOTAL 109.17 92.82 112.62 109.32

April, 2010 (2 Tested/2 passed)

Month/Year Administered (Number Tested) SUNY Plattsburgh Mean National Mean National Mean CACREP Programs National Mean Non-CACREP Programs
Human Growth & Development 8.00 7.82 9.04 9.04
Social & Cultural Foundations 6.33 6.38 7.29 7.19
Helping Relationships 25.67 23.08 26.22 26.01
Group Work 9.00 9.02 11.05 10.88
Career & Lifestyle Dev. 13.33 11.65 13.12 12.98
Appraisal 11.00 11.57 13.10 12.99
Research & Program Eval. 9.00 8.42 10.26 10.00
Professional Orient. & Ethics 20.00 19.65 21.69 21.48
TOTAL 102.33 97.60 111.77 110.57
Fundamentals Of Counseling 41.67 42.10 47.39 47.12
Assessment & Career Cslg. 12.00 11.22 13.31 13.04
Group Counseling 11.33 10.89 12.89 12.75
Professional Practice Issues 18.67 17.16 19.54 19.20
Programmatic & Clinical Interv. 18.67 16.24 18.64 18.49
TOTAL 102.33 97.60 111.77 110.57

October, 2010 (6 Tested/6 passed)

Month/Year Administered (Number Tested) SUNY Plattsburgh Mean National Mean National Mean CACREP Programs National Mean Non-CACREP Programs
Human Growth & Development 8.83 7.72 8.66 8.50
Social & Cultural Foundations 8.5 6.23 6.90 6.75
Helping Relationships 27.33 22.81 25.65 25.07
Group Work 13.00 10.45 11.61 11.34
Career & Lifestyle Dev. 13.83 11.96 13.24 12.65
Appraisal 14.50 11.00 12.66 12.29
         
Research & Program Eval. 10.83 7.93 9.34 9.14
Professional Orient. & Ethics 22.83 18.61 20.21 19.67
TOTAL 119.67 96.70 108.28 105.41
Fundamentals Of Counseling 50.50 41.60 46.23 45.30
Assessment & Career Cslg. 14.67 11.95 13.47 12.68
Group Counseling 13.83 11.10 12.85 12.58
Professional Practice Issues 22.67 17.31 19.56 19.09
Programmatic & Clinical Interv. 18.00 14.81 16.18 15.76
TOTAL 119.67 96.70 108.28 105.41

Summary

From April 2006 – October 2010, 28 students or graduates took the NCE; 25 (89%) passed.

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like more information about counselor education at SUNY Plattsburgh please contact:

Dr. Julia Davis, Chairperson
Office: Ward Hall 106A
Phone: (518) 564-4179
Email: jdavi004@plattsburgh.edu