With an overall population of 22,076 and a student population of 9,446, approximately 4,624 of Monroe students attend one of Monroe's schools that offer LPN programs.
The largest LPN school in Monroe, by student population, is Monroe County Community College. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Monroe County Community College with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Monroe's LPN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,240 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for LPN related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Monroe after graduating from LPN school, you should know that job prospects for licensed practical nurses in Monroe, which is the most popular LPN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 107 licensed practical nurses in Michigan were working in the greater Monroe area. Monroe's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Monroe, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,790 per year. This is higher than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.
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