Appleton has a total population of 70,087 and a student population of 12,026. Of these students, 10,258 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Appleton, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Fox Valley Technical College. In 2010, approximately 47 students graduated from the LPN program at Fox Valley Technical College.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Appleton. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Appleton was $3,497 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for LPN related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Appleton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,820 licensed practical nurses in Wisconsin. Of these licensed practical nurses, 430 were working in the greater Appleton area. By the year 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to increase by 14% in Appleton. 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 Appleton is $39,990 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.