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St. Margaret School of Nursing Student Outcomes

NCLEX-RN Exam Results

​​Program outcome: The program's most recent annual licensure examination pass rate is at or above 80% for all first-time test takers.
Class Year Pass Rate
2015-2016 82.09%
2014-2015 74.16%
2013-2014 ​76.32%

Completion Rates

Program outcome: Program completion rate will be at or above 60% (percent of students completing within 150% of program length.)
Class Year Completion Rate
2015-2016 61%
2014-2015 79%
2013-2014 ​87%


Job Placement Rates for St. Margaret Students

Class Year Placement Rate
2015-2016 87%
2014-2015 79%
2013-2014 ​82%

St. Margaret Nursing Student Comments:

  • “Extremely pleased with the education I received from this program.”
  • “I am so happy I went to St. Margaret School of Nursing.”
  • “Exemplary clinical experiences.”
  • “I am very satisfied with the education that I received…highly recommend this school to people who are considering nursing.”
  • “I love my class, teachers, and then the opportunity to work where I went to school…UNBELIEVABLE.”

Employer Satisfaction

(1-5 scale; 5 being highest)

Class Year Satisfaction Rating
2009-2010 4.41
2010-2011 4.56
​2012-2013 ​4.19

Employer Comments About St. Margaret Students:

  • “…is able to quickly adapt to this complex patient population.”
  • “…is a very intelligent, caring, and respectful nurse.”
  • “…is a fabulous nurse; excellent nurse.”
  • “…is doing a wonderful job and is an asset.”
  • "Awesome nurse!”
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