Clarkston has a total population of 7,231 and a student population of 4,742. Of these students, 4,742 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Clarkston, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Dekalb Technical College. In 2010, Dekalb Technical College graduated approximately 28 students with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Clarkston's LPN schools. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Clarkston was $2,211 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for LPN related books and supplies each year.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Clarkston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 licensed practical nurses in Georgia were working in the greater Clarkston area. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Clarkston will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Clarkston, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,870 per year. This is higher than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.