MANILA - A total of 32,617 out of 77,901 passed the nurse licensure exams held in various cities of the country last June 2009.
Golda Manto Yap of Felipe Verallo Memorial Foundation got the highest score at 86.8%.
She was followed by Ronie Rose Capati Arevalo of Adamson University at 86.4%.
Michelle Alejandro Barberan of Arellano University Manila was third at 86.2%.
Tied at fourth were Caroline May Rellosa Chamen of Philippine College of Health and Sciences, and Clarissa Leonor Tible Escober of Naga College Foundation at 86%.
Three students of UST--Marco Magtulis Dometita, Margaret Cheung Encarnacion, and Marc Bago-Od Marzan--were tied at fifth with Lalaine Lim Perlas of Our Lady of Fatima University Valenzuela. They all got 85.8%.
The Professional Regulation Commission on Saturday released the results of the exams that were held in Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Tacloban, Tuguegarao, Sulu, Pagadian, and Zamboanga.
The top schools with 100 and more examinees were:
1) St. Paul University;
2) Chinese General Hospital College of Nursing and Liberal Arts; St. Louis University; Trinity University of Asia (Trinity -QC); University of Santo Tomas;West Visayas State University-La Paz;
3) University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center.
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