Harrison has a total population of 12,152 and a student population of 2,429. Of these students, 2,429 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
The largest LPN school in Harrison, by student population, is North Arkansas College. In 2010, North Arkansas College graduated approximately 34 students from its LPN program.
In 2010, 34 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Harrison's LPN schools. If you decide to attend a LPN school in Harrison, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,440.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $954 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Harrison.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Harrison, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 12,450 licensed practical nurses in Arkansas. Of these licensed practical nurses, 1,000 were working in the greater Harrison area. By the year 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Harrison. 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 Harrison is $32,490 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
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