With an overall population of 9,021 and a student population of 1,610, approximately 1,610 of Malvern students attend one of Malvern's schools that offer LPN programs.
Ouachita Technical College is the largest LPN school in Malvern, based on student population. In 2010, Ouachita Technical College graduated approximately 71 students with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 71 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Malvern. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Malvern was $2,252 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $904 for LPN related books and supplies each year.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Malvern, your job prospects are good. There were 12,450 licensed practical nurses working in Arkansas and 1,660 working in the greater Malvern area in 2010. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Malvern will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Malvern, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,160 per year. This is lower than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.
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