For three consecutive years, VSU has registered a 100% passing rate in the Nursing Licensure Exam (NLE). This year, all ten takers successfully passed the nursing board.

As released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC), only 4,811 out of the 12,033 examinees passed the exam, garnering a 39.98% national average.

The University of Santo Tomas (UST) produced the topnotcher for this year’s nursing board, Jennifer Jacob Quirante, with a passing average of 87.80%. On top of that, UST landed the prime spot in the top performing school’s list, garnering a 100% passing rate, with all of its 337 takers passing the board.

The November 2018 NLE was administered at PRC testing centers in Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga on November 17 and 18, 2018.

Results were released on December 7.

Here is the complete list of passers in the November 2018 Nursing Licensure Exam:

  1. ARRADAZA, ANDREI ROMIR FLORES
  2. ASMOLO, MARIEDITH PENASO
  3. BUSLON, JOHN HARRIS DALE PALMERO
  4. CABAHUG, EVAN ARIQUE
  5. DAYANDAYAN, MARIA SHIELA TABON
  6. GORON, IRENE BARBARA MALINAO
  7. MILITANTE, ARIANE DALE RAMIREZ
  8. MILITANTE, JAN PHILIP RAMIREZ
  9. TELERON, TRICIA MARIE ABANTO
  10.  TINGCOY, LHITO III ENSO

Congratulations, VSU new nurses!