With an overall population of 13,541 and a student population of 2,250, approximately 2,250 of Susanville students attend one of Susanville's schools that offer LPN programs.
Susanville's largest LPN school is Lassen Community College. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the LPN program at Lassen Community College.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in LPN in Susanville in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Susanville's LPN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,387 per year in instate tuition and $15,947 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for LPN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Susanville-based LPN schools, you will have an added expense of $6,060 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,425.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Susanville, your job prospects are good. There were 63,300 licensed practical nurses working in California and 350 working in the greater Susanville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Susanville will increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Susanville, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,550 per year. This is higher than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.
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