Lexington has a total population of 4,453 and a student population of 983. Of these students, 43 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
The largest LPN school in Lexington, by student population, is Lex La-Ray Technical Center. In 2010, Lex La-Ray Technical Center graduated approximately 18 students from its LPN program.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Lexington's LPN schools.
If you plan on staying in Lexington after graduating from LPN school, you should know that job prospects for licensed practical nurses in Lexington, which is the most popular LPN profession, are average. There were 18,320 licensed practical nurses working in Missouri and 4,700 working in the greater Lexington area in 2010. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Lexington will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Lexington, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,440 per year. This is higher than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.