Melbourne has a general population of 1,673 and an overall student population of 1,364. Approximately 1,364 of Melbourne's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Melbourne's largest LPN school is Ozarka College. Approximately 65 students graduated in 2010 from Ozarka College with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 65 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Melbourne. If you decide to attend a LPN school in Melbourne, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,066.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Melbourne.
If you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Melbourne, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 12,450 licensed practical nurses in Arkansas, 1,360 were working in the greater Melbourne area. Melbourne's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected 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 Melbourne is $30,480 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
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