Faculty & Staff

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing

Louisiana Tech University’s Associate of Science in Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Contact

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
Phone: 404.975.5000
Fax: 404.975.5020
Email: info@acenursing.org

 Louisiana State Board of Nursing

The associate degree nursing program is approved by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing.

Contact

Louisiana State Board of Nursing
17373 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810
Phone: 225.755.7500

Accreditation information

National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) pass rates

Below is a table of our National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) pass rates. Louisiana Tech Nursing pass rates are consistently above the state and national rates.

  2017 2016 2015 2014 2013
LA Tech NCLEX-RN Pass Rates 100% 97.3% 100% 90% 90.91%
Louisiana NCLEX –RN Pass Rates 92.83% 89.16% 89.29% 85.87% 87.01%
National NCLEX-RN Pass Rates 87.12% 84.56% 84.51% 85.54% 83.04%
Job placement rates

Here are RN job placement rates at 6- 12 months following graduation. As you can see, Louisiana Tech Nursing graduates are highly sought after and valued by employers. 

  • 2017 – 100%
  • 2016 – 100%
  • 2015 – 100%
  • 2014 – 100%
  • 2013 – 96.65%
Program completion rates

Program completion rates reflect the number of students admitted to the clinical program who remain in the program and complete the nursing curriculum within 10 quarters.

  • 2016-17 – 65%
  • 2015-16 – 63%
  • 2014-15 – 73%
  • 2013-14 – 74%