El Dorado has a total population of 21,530 and a student population of 1,831. Of these students, 1,772 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
El Dorado's largest LPN school is South Arkansas Community College. Approximately 83 students graduated in 2010 from South Arkansas Community College with credentials in LPN.
A reported 83 students graduated with credentials in LPN in El Dorado in 2010. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in El Dorado was $1,792 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,906 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in El Dorado, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 12,450 licensed practical nurses in Arkansas, 1,660 were working in the greater El Dorado area. The number of licensed practical nurses in El Dorado 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 El Dorado is $32,160 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
300 S West Ave, El Dorado, Arkansas 71731-7010
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