Scooba has a general population of 632 and an overall student population of 4,993. Approximately 4,993 of Scooba's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Scooba, the largest LPN school, by student population, is East Mississippi Community College. In 2010, East Mississippi Community College graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 34 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Scooba's LPN schools. If you decide to attend one of Scooba's LPN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $6,410 per year in instate tuition and $8,210 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for LPN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,300 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,120.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Scooba, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 12,040 licensed practical nurses in Mississippi, 1,250 were working in the greater Scooba area. The number of licensed practical nurses in Scooba is expected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Scooba is $32,100 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
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