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School of Nursing Student Achievement Outcome Data

Completion of the National Licensure Examination

Graduates of Ocean County College (OCC) School of Nursing are required to pass the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX) to practice as a Registered Nurse. OCC School of Nursing prepares graduates to take this examination upon completion of the program.

To maintain accreditation, OCC’s NCLEX score for graduates taking the examination for the first time are required to be above 80%.

The 2020 scores for the time period between January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020 were:

82.8% – All Associate Degree Programs

86.5% – All Nursing Programs

86.67% – OCC’s score

Completion of the Nursing Program

The following data reflects the number of students who graduated the OCC School of Nursing Program within six semesters (150% of the allotted time) beginning with enrollment in the first nursing course. The expected level of achievement is 65%.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020
Traditional Nursing Program 75% 83%
Hybrid (on site on line) Program not applicable 80%
Total of all Programs 75% 83%

Honors by Contract

A wide range of courses are available for students to participate in OCC’s “Honors by Contract” Program!

Official* 2020-2021 Catalog

Our interactive catalog is updated throughout the year.

*Course requirements for degrees can and do change over time. Students are responsible for fulfilling the degree requirements that are in effect when they begin pursuing the degree at the college.

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