Jacksonville has a total population of 735,617 and a student population of 58,442. Of these students, 28,877 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Jacksonville, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Florida State College at Jacksonville. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the LPN program at Florida State College at Jacksonville.
If you decide to attend a LPN school in Jacksonville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,553.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Jacksonville.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jacksonville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 licensed practical nurses in Florida were working in the greater Jacksonville area. By the year 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to increase by 21% in Jacksonville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a licensed practical nurse in Jacksonville is $40,440 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.