Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing
Did You Know...
The Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing is in the Top 10 of 83 nursing programs in Pennsylvania as measured by graduates passing the NCLEX on their first attempt? It is true! Over the past four years, 96% of our graduates passed the NCLEX on their first attempt. This year 98% of our students passed; a tremendous tribute to the quality of our faculty, their teaching and the dedication of our students in the school.
About the School
The School of Nursing was founded in 1898 and graduated five women in 1901. Since that time, the school has graduated over 2,000 men and women. Many of our graduates hold distinguished positions in nursing leadership, education, hospitals and other health related services.
The School of Nursing is a 21 month hospital-based diploma program accredited by Accreditation Commission For Education In Nursing, Inc. and approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing. Through a unique blend of nursing theory, a strong clinical component and a focus on community service our students become extremely well prepared for their future careers as nurses. Ranking among the top nursing programs in Pennsylvania, over 95% of our students pass the National Council of Licensing Examination (NCLEX) for registered nurses on their first attempt.
In partnership with Penn State University – Abington, our students can further their education obtaining their BS in Nursing in as few as six months after passing the National Council of Licensing Examination (NCLEX) for registered nurses shortening the typical four-year track offered at many other programs.
Roxborough Memorial Hospital and the School of Nursing have great faith in our mission and commitment to the highest standards of medical and nursing excellence. We are confident that our future is as bright as our past.
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School of Nursing Alumni Association
The Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association is dedicated to keeping alumni in touch, informed, involved and invested in the School. The purpose of the Alumni Association shall be to provide an organization framework to encourage and coordinate alumni activities and interests, uphold and extend the influence of the School and its alumni, strengthen the bonds among alumni, students and the School, comunicate alumni opinions on matters affecting the School and foster sustainable support for the School.
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