Prestonsburg has a general population of 3,612 and an overall student population of 5,071. Approximately 5,048 of Prestonsburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Prestonsburg, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Big Sandy Community and Technical College. In 2010, Big Sandy Community and Technical College graduated approximately 1 students from its LPN program.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in LPN in Prestonsburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a LPN school in Prestonsburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,000.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for LPN related books and supplies each year.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Prestonsburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 licensed practical nurses in Kentucky were working in the greater Prestonsburg area. By the year 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Prestonsburg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Prestonsburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,930 per year. This is lower than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.
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