Salisbury has a total population of 23,743 and a student population of 12,318. Of these students, 4,045 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Salisbury's largest LPN school is Wor-Wic Community College. In 2010, Wor-Wic Community College graduated approximately 51 students from its LPN program.
A total of 51 students graduated with credentials in LPN from LPN schools in Salisbury in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,108 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,800 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in LPN, if you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Salisbury, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,980 licensed practical nurses in Maryland. Of these licensed practical nurses, 250 were working in the greater Salisbury area. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Salisbury will increase by 19% 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 Salisbury is $43,610 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.