Cebuano among top 10 Nursing exam passers-A A +A
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
CEBU CITY - A student of the University of San Carlos Cebu made it to the top 10 in the Nursing Licensure Examination given last December 2012, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced Wednesday.
Christina Ligaya Jalandoni Iway, 21, from Opao, Mandaue City, got a rating of 84 percent, placing her in the ninth place. She was the lone topnotcher from a nursing school in this city.
The PRC said Wednesday that a total of 49,066 people took the licensure exam, but only 16,908 passed.
The exam was given in December last year in various cities of the country, including Cebu, Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Dagupan, Davao, Iloilo, Laoag, Legaspi, Lucena, Nueva Ecija, Pagadian, Pampanga, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga.
Below is the list of passers: