Lewistown has a general population of 8,998 and an overall student population of 39. Approximately 39 of Lewistown's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Lewistown, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Mifflin-Juniata Career and Technology Center. In 2010, Mifflin-Juniata Career and Technology Center graduated approximately 35 students with credentials in LPN.
A total of 35 students graduated with credentials in LPN from LPN schools in Lewistown in 2010. If you decide to attend a LPN school in Lewistown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,572.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,590 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in LPN, if you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Lewistown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 38,800 licensed practical nurses in Pennsylvania, 2,240 were working in the greater Lewistown area. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Lewistown will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Lewistown, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,500 per year. This is lower than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.