With an overall population of 2,779 and a student population of 2,636, approximately 2,636 of Wentworth students attend one of Wentworth's schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Wentworth, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Rockingham Community College. In 2010, Rockingham Community College graduated approximately 26 students with credentials in LPN.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in LPN from LPN schools in Wentworth in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,716 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Wentworth after graduating from LPN school, you should know that job prospects for licensed practical nurses in Wentworth, which is the most popular LPN profession, are good. In 2010, there were 17,250 licensed practical nurses in North Carolina. Of these licensed practical nurses, 1,180 were working in the greater Wentworth area. By the year 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to increase by 16% in Wentworth. 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 Wentworth is $40,090 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.