With an overall population of 16,367 and a student population of 7,045, approximately 177 of Rolla students attend one of Rolla's schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Rolla, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Rolla Technical Institute. In 2010, approximately 30 students graduated from the LPN program at Rolla Technical Institute.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Rolla. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $7,039 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Rolla after graduating from LPN school, you should know that job prospects for licensed practical nurses in Rolla, which is the most popular LPN profession, are average. There were 18,320 licensed practical nurses working in Missouri and 1,760 working in the greater Rolla area in 2010. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Rolla will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Rolla, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,180 per year. This is higher than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.