Garden City has a general population of 28,451 and an overall student population of 2,054. Approximately 2,054 of Garden City's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Garden City's largest LPN school is Garden City Community College. Approximately 27 students graduated in 2010 from Garden City Community College with credentials in LPN.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in LPN in Garden City in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Garden City's LPN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,308 per year in instate tuition and $12,012 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $840 for LPN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,775 per year, on average, for room and board at Garden City-based LPN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,896.
After graduating with your credentials in LPN, if you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Garden City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 7,190 licensed practical nurses in Kansas. Of these licensed practical nurses, 2,550 were working in the greater Garden City area. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Garden City will increase by 19% by the year 2018. 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 Garden City is $33,780 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
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