RCTC Nursing Students Exceed State and National Averages on Board Exams

2022 Nursing Grads Excel on Board

Rochester Community and Technical College is proud to announce that the Class of 2022 Associate Degree and Practical Nursing graduates exceeded state and national first-time pass rates on their NCLEX board exams. RCTC’s Associate Degree Nursing program had 119 first-time test takers with a pass rate of 89.08%, and the Practical Nursing program had 26 first-time test takers with a pass rate of 92.31%. Both of RCTC’s nursing programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

RCTC Dean of Sciences and Health Professions, Jason Jadin said “The NCLEX scores from students in RCTC’s Practical Nursing and Associate Degree Nursing programs continue to exceed state and national averages. This success speaks to the quality of education students receive from RCTC’s dedicated faculty and staff.”

“In addition to NCLEX success, students complete and are employed in nursing. RCTC nursing graduates will continue to have opportunities for upward mobility in nursing and have the foundation for a lifelong meaningful career in nursing,” states RCTC’s Associate Dean of Nursing, Susan Jansen. Jansen adds “RCTC is committed to the success of its students by providing excellent student support services and a quality nursing curriculum developed by qualified faculty.”