National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) Passing Rates

A comparison of BRCC, Virginia, and national nursing students' NCLEX passing rate percentages by year. 

NCLEX-RN Pass Rates for 2017-2021

YearBRCCVirginiaNational
202181.25%TBA78.78%
202088.89%87.01%83.73%
201980%89.5%88.18%
201888.52%84.15%85.93%
201766.67%80.50%83.84%

Source: NCSBN NCLEX Year End Report

*End of program outcome is that a minimum of 80% of all first-time test takers will pass the NCLEX on the first attempt.