SEMO Nursing Graduates Receive Perfect Score on Licensure Exam
This year’s graduates of the Department of Nursing at SEMO passed a national exam with a perfect score. University officials say, the May 2019 graduating nurses’ class achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN). They say, This is reportedly higher than the state and national averages. Department officials say, this is the third class to achieve the 100 percent pass rate and the students study hard for this exam. University officials say, the NCLEX-RN is a national examination which allows graduates to be eligible for licensure in any state in the United States. They also say the computerized exam reportedly consists of between 75 and 265 questions; the number is determined by how the graduate answers and the difficulty level of the question. Students get the results of their test on behalf of the individuals’ board of nursing.