Worcester has a general population of 172,648 and an overall student population of 31,163. Approximately 8,349 of Worcester's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Worcester's largest LPN school is Quinsigamond Community College. Approximately 63 students graduated in 2010 from Quinsigamond Community College with credentials in LPN.
A total of 63 students graduated with credentials in LPN from LPN schools in Worcester in 2010. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Worcester was $4,128 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $720 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Worcester, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 17,050 licensed practical nurses in Massachusetts. Of these licensed practical nurses, 1,540 were working in the greater Worcester area. The number of licensed practical nurses in Worcester is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Worcester is $54,070 per year, which is higher than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
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