Jesup has a general population of 9,279 and an overall student population of 1,551. Approximately 1,551 of Jesup's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Jesup, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Altamaha Technical College. In 2010, Altamaha Technical College graduated approximately 35 students from its LPN program.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Jesup's LPN schools. If you decide to attend a LPN school in Jesup, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,043.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $937 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Jesup.
If you plan on staying in Jesup after graduating from LPN school, you should know that job prospects for licensed practical nurses in Jesup, which is the most popular LPN profession, are good. In 2010, of the 26,030 licensed practical nurses in Georgia, 2,220 were working in the greater Jesup area. By the year 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Jesup. This projected 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 Jesup is $30,110 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.