SJR State nursing students exceed national, state ranking
For a seventh consecutive year, SJR State nursing students have surpassed the state and national passing rates for the RN licensure exam with a 94.12% passing rate for 2016.
The 2016 national average passing rate for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) is 84.57%. The state average for 2015 was 72.02%.
"We are proud of our outstanding graduates, dedicated faculty and the clinical affiliates who work in collaboration to prepare the next generation of nurses to serve our local workforce," said Mary Anne Laney, Dean of Nursing and Allied Health.
Director of Public Relations and Publications