With an overall population of 13,154 and a student population of 2,007, approximately 2,007 of Camden students attend one of Camden's schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Camden, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Southern Arkansas University Tech. In 2010, Southern Arkansas University Tech graduated approximately 20 students from its LPN program.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in LPN in Camden in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Camden's LPN schools was $11,255 per year for instate students and $12,575 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $825 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Camden. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,005.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Camden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 12,450 licensed practical nurses in Arkansas. Of these licensed practical nurses, 1,660 were working in the greater Camden area. The number of licensed practical nurses in Camden is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. 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 Camden is $32,160 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
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