Outstanding Students Post Impressive Pass Rates

Mar. 6, 2011

The School of Nursing posted an impressive 97 percent pass rate for its graduates who took the National Certification Licensure Exam (NCLEX-RN) for the first time in 2010, the highest Bachelor of Nursing program in the state. Testing for 2011 is off to a stellar start as well, with 100 percent of the school’s test takers passing the exam in the first quarter of this year.

U.S. News & World Report is also taking notice of UNLV’s nursing program. The school’s graduate programs ranked among the nation’s top 25 percent, according to the publication’s 2011 graduate rankings.