The Incidence of Student Repeaters in Pre-Licensure Nursing Programs in North Carolina

Journal Article (Journal Article)

When nursing students fail and are required to repeat a course in a pre-licensure nursing program, they are at risk for attrition from the nursing program. While nursing student attrition is a problem with recognized consequences to student, school and profession, the incidence of nursing student “repeaters” has had little attention. This survey study aimed to describe the incidence of nursing students repeating courses in pre-licensure nursing programs in North Carolina.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Lewis, LS; Milner, AMT; Willingham, TL

Published Date

  • October 1, 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 215 - 218

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1557-3087

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.teln.2018.05.005

Citation Source

  • Scopus