Joplin has a total population of 45,504 and a student population of 7,222. Of these students, 226 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Joplin's largest LPN school is Franklin Technology-MSSU. Approximately 30 students graduated in 2010 from Franklin Technology-MSSU with credentials in LPN.
A total of 30 students graduated with credentials in LPN from LPN schools in Joplin in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in LPN, if you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Joplin, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 18,320 licensed practical nurses in Missouri, 520 were working in the greater Joplin area. The number of licensed practical nurses in Joplin is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a licensed practical nurse in Joplin is $30,350 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.