Metric 5: Pass Rates on National Licensure Examination-Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN)
Achieving a passing score on NCLEX-RN is required for certification as an RN in the State of Georgia. The Georgia Board of Nursing expects that institutions providing Nursing programs in the State of Georgia will maintain a minimum annual NCLEX-RN pass rate of 80%. The data below shows the average pass rate for SGSC Nursing students over the most recent five-year period.
|NCLEX-RN Pass Rates||SGSC||Georgia||National|
|Source: Georgia Board of Nursing|
Analysis and Evaluation of Metric 5
The NCLEX-RN pass rate data shows that for every year reported since 2018 the SGSC average pass rate has exceeded the Georgia and national rates. The SGSC five-year average of 91.38 is exceptional compared to the Georgia average of 86.62 and the national average of 81.96. SGSC aims to meet a pass rate goal of 91.00 each year.