Santa Rosa has a general population of 147,595 and an overall student population of 26,703. Approximately 25,877 of Santa Rosa's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Santa Rosa Junior College is the largest LPN school in Santa Rosa, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 31 students graduated from the LPN program at Santa Rosa Junior College.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in LPN in Santa Rosa in 2010. If you decide to attend a LPN school in Santa Rosa, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $741.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Santa Rosa.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Santa Rosa, your job prospects are good. There were 63,300 licensed practical nurses working in California and 640 working in the greater Santa Rosa area in 2010. Santa Rosa's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Santa Rosa, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,990 per year. This is higher than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.