The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has released the results of the 2020 NCLEX licensure examination for nursing students. This is the exam required upon completion of a degree in order to become a fully licensed practicing nurse.
Once again, the Lewis University nursing students have performed exceptionally, achieving a 97% pass rate, placing us fourth among all Illinois institutions. The top ten colleges are as follows:
Trinity Christian College 100%
St. Anthony College of Nursing 99%
Millikin University 98%
Lewis University 97%
Blessing-Rieman College 96%
Dominican University 96%
Illinois State University 96%
Lakeview College 95%
Northern Illinois University 95%
Loyola University 94%
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