Pittsfield has a total population of 45,793 and a student population of 2,836. Of these students, 2,601 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Pittsfield's largest LPN school is Berkshire Community College. Approximately 22 students graduated in 2010 from Berkshire Community College with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Pittsfield. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Pittsfield was $3,744 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $810 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Pittsfield, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 17,050 licensed practical nurses in Massachusetts. Of these licensed practical nurses, 240 were working in the greater Pittsfield area. Pittsfield's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a licensed practical nurse in Pittsfield is $44,000 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
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