Nursing Board Result May 2014: UST Grads Dominate Top 10 List

The top 10 or topnotchers list of the nursing board exam result for May 2014 is dominated by graduates from the University of Santo Tomas.

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Twenty three out of 64 topnotchers, or 36 percent of the cream of the crop, come from UST.

They are:
  • Top 1 Ma. Margaret Sanchez (86%);
  • Top 2 Ariel Bitong Jr. (85.40);
  • Top 3 Dominique Rosali Cesa (85.20);
  • Top 4 Jeorge Aljun Calpito, Katrina Maria Alexndra Geronimo, Sarah May Janas, Maria Bianca Molina (85.00);
  • Top 6 Erika Anne Pañgan (84.60);
  • Top 7 Anne Josephine Juson, Maria Desiree Tenefrancia (84.40);
  • Top 8 Janine Carla Balao, Cesar Gerriko Sanqui, Ella Mae Tanquieng (84.20);
  • Top 9 Ralph Deniel Baliza, Mary Elyra Loryna Bilbao, Tiffany Elaine De Vega, Reuben John Lopez (84.00);
  • Top 10 Rochelle Bahia, Bruce Adrian Casipit, Adele Joan Gillen, John Rey Macindo, Isaias Franchesco Adrian Regade, and Marc Dave Timbol (83.80).

UST also ranks as Second Placer in the top ten performing schools in the May 2014 Nurses Licensure Exam with a 99.55 passing percentage.

Out of 448 NLE takers from said school, only two hurdled the test unsuccessfully.