USLS dominates PNLE with record-breaking performance


In a resounding achievement, the University of St. La Salle has emerged as the top-performing nursing school in Bacolod City, producing 260 new passers in the Professional Regulation Commission’s November 2023 Philippine Nurses Licensure Examination (PNLE).

In the result released on December 2, the university secured an impressive overall average of 97.01 percent.

Particularly noteworthy is the outstanding performance of first-time takers, boasting a 98.05 percent pass rate that significantly outshines the national average of 80 percent.

A resounding applause and heartfelt congratulations for our exceptional achievers—the newly Registered Nurses of the University of St. La Salle, the university’s College of Nursing said in the statement.

The countless years of hard work, sacrifice, and determination have finally paid off, it added.

PRC announced that 25,761 out of 32,203 (80.00%) passed the November 2023 NLE.

The Nursing board exam took place on November 11-12, 2023, across various testing centers in Metro Manila, Baguio, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Calapan, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Koronadal, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao, Zamboanga, Kidapawan, and Palawan.