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Press Release

HLG NURSING 100% PASS RATE FOR THIRD YEAR IN A ROW


Thursday, October 4, 2007
by Beth Sowers

Hannibal, MO- The Nursing Division of Hannibal-LaGrange College (HLG) is pleased to announce that for the third consecutive year, HLG Nursing graduates achieved a 100 % pass rate on the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX) for registered nurses. This pass rate applies to all graduates of the Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) Program.

“Our Nursing students successfully completed a rigorous program and we are extremely proud of their 100% pass rate on the NCLEX,” states Diane Bibb, MSN, RN, HLG director of nursing and allied health. “Our nursing faculty is committed to excellence in the profession of nursing and a 100% pass rate on the NCLEX for three consecutive years clearly demonstrates that commitment.”

The Hannibal-LaGrange Associate Degree Nursing Program prepares graduates to achieve success on the NCLEX-RN as well as to become proficient nurses. Students are trained in academic and various clinical settings which enable them to learn trends, issues, and technology that shape the practice of nursing. According to Bibb, every nursing graduate from the Class of 2007 has accepted employment in the healthcare field in the states of Missouri, Illinois, Texas, and Minnesota.

For more information about the HLG Nursing Program, please contact Diane Bibb at (573) 221-3675, ext. 276, or Karen Keim, nursing advisor at (573) 221-3675, ext. 215.

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations
573-629-3116