Kissimmee has a total population of 47,814 and a student population of 1,330. Of these students, 861 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
The largest LPN school in Kissimmee, by student population, is Technical Education Center-Osceola. In 2010, Technical Education Center-Osceola graduated approximately 41 students from its LPN program.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Kissimmee's LPN schools.
If you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Kissimmee, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 44,100 licensed practical nurses in Florida, 5,200 were working in the greater Kissimmee area. The number of licensed practical nurses in Kissimmee is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a licensed practical nurse in Kissimmee is $38,250 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.