Russellville has a general population of 23,682 and an overall student population of 8,873. Approximately 8,814 of Russellville's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Russellville, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Arkansas Tech University. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Arkansas Tech University with credentials in LPN.
If you decide to attend one of Russellville's LPN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,688 per year in instate tuition and $17,696 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,380 for LPN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Russellville-based LPN schools, you will have an added expense of $5,256 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,432.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Russellville, your job prospects are good. There were 12,450 licensed practical nurses working in Arkansas and 980 working in the greater Russellville area in 2010. The number of licensed practical nurses in Russellville is expected 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 Russellville is $31,860 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
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