With an overall population of 3,882 and a student population of 7,596, approximately 7,596 of Fulton students attend one of Fulton's schools that offer LPN programs.
The largest LPN school in Fulton, by student population, is Itawamba Community College. Approximately 40 students graduated in 2010 from Itawamba Community College with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 40 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Fulton's LPN schools. If you decide to attend one of Fulton's LPN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,150 per year in instate tuition and $10,900 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Fulton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,010 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,490.
After graduating with your credentials in LPN, if you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Fulton, your job prospects are good. There were 12,040 licensed practical nurses working in Mississippi and 2,300 working in the greater Fulton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to increase by 23% in Fulton. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a licensed practical nurse in Fulton is $33,230 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
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