Pocahontas has a total population of 6,518 and a student population of 2,239. Of these students, 2,239 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Pocahontas, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Black River Technical College. Approximately 40 students graduated in 2010 from Black River Technical College with credentials in LPN.
A total of 40 students graduated with credentials in LPN from LPN schools in Pocahontas in 2010. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Pocahontas was $1,752 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,203 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in LPN, if you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Pocahontas, 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 Pocahontas area. Pocahontas's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. 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 Pocahontas is $30,480 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
1410 Hwy 304 East, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
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