Forrest City has a general population of 14,774 and an overall student population of 1,758. Approximately 228 of Forrest City's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Forrest City, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Crowleys Ridge Technical Institute. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from Crowleys Ridge Technical Institute with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Forrest City. If you decide to attend a LPN school in Forrest City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,350.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Forrest City.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Forrest City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 12,450 licensed practical nurses in Arkansas. Of these licensed practical nurses, 1,360 were working in the greater Forrest City area. The number of licensed practical nurses in Forrest City 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 Forrest City is $30,480 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
1620 Newcastle Road, Forrest City, Arkansas 72335-0925
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