With an overall population of 54,067 and a student population of 8,325, approximately 6,324 of Owensboro students attend one of Owensboro's schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Owensboro, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Owensboro Community and Technical College. Approximately 310 students graduated in 2010 from Owensboro Community and Technical College with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 310 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Owensboro's LPN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,000 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Owensboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,880 licensed practical nurses in Kentucky. Of these licensed practical nurses, 330 were working in the greater Owensboro area. Owensboro's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Owensboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,410 per year. This is higher than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.
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