Henderson has a total population of 16,095 and a student population of 4,645. Of these students, 4,645 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Vance-Granville Community College is the largest LPN school in Henderson, based on student population. In 2010, Vance-Granville Community College graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in LPN.
A total of 34 students graduated with credentials in LPN from LPN schools in Henderson in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,286 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 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 Henderson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 licensed practical nurses in North Carolina were working in the greater Henderson area. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Henderson will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Henderson is $40,080 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.