Benjamin B. Sonajo, Jr.

The College of Nursing (CON) garners 100% passing rate for first time takers in the most recent Nursing Board Examination. The results, released on June 10, 2022 by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC), show 6,616 examinees passed out of 9,729. 

The 2022 results demonstrate CON’s 5- year passing streak from 2016 to 2022. College of Nursing Garners Anew 100% Passing Rate in the Nursing Board Examinations Photo: Joseph Pedrajas Benjamin B. Sonajo, Jr. “Our clean slate in the Nursing Board Examinations attests to the quality of our programs in the CON. We give careful attention to quality of instruction and assessment,” said Dean Catalina Febes T. Aranas, Ph.D. during the Nursing Faculty Training and Workshop on Curriculum Mapping last July 20 to 21. 

“Our current curriculum map already conforms to standards. But our commitment to continuous development pushes us to do more. We are currently reviewing its contents for updating and integration of more vigorous strategies for instruction and assessment guided by the alignment framework. Instructional planning and design are indispensable in the attainment of desired learning outcomes,” said Dean Aranas. “These are crucial in the preparation of our students for the Nursing Board Examination,” she added.

The recent Philippine Licensure Examination was given by the Board of Nursing in Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Davao, Iloilo, Koronadal, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao, and Zamboanga last May 2022. According to PRC, the registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will done online via where successful examinees could personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.

Link to the article in The Bedan Today – The Official Publication of San Beda University: pages 18-19