With an overall population of 68,747 and a student population of 6,825, approximately 6,321 of Waterloo students attend one of Waterloo's schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Waterloo, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Hawkeye Community College. Approximately 87 students graduated in 2010 from Hawkeye Community College with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 87 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Waterloo. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,640 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $940 for LPN related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Waterloo after graduating from LPN school, you should know that job prospects for licensed practical nurses in Waterloo, which is the most popular LPN profession, are good. In 2010, of the 7,660 licensed practical nurses in Iowa, 510 were working in the greater Waterloo area. Waterloo's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. 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 Waterloo is $35,600 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
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