MANILA—The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) proclaimed Friday that 5,059 out of 9,691 examinees passed the Nurse Licensure Examination.
Jeremiah Paula Austria Caceres of Angeles University Foundation and Almira Louise Olete Hinsoy of West Visayas State University-La Paz topped the board examination with a rating of 87.40 percent.
Dennise Kim Marie Bulquiren Luig of West Visayas State University-La Paz (87.20 percent) placed second.
Beryl Joshua Fernandez Borja (Mountain View College), Michaelle Christiane Cabag Con-el (West Visayas State University-La Paz), Ma. Ana Christina Tantengco (University of the Assumption), and Geevee Naganag Ventula (Saint Paul University-Tuguegarao) ranked third with a rating of 87 percent.
West Visayas State University-La Paz, Xavier University and Silliman University were the top performing schools with a passing rate of 100 percent.