With an overall population of 52,457 and a student population of 5,355, approximately 5,229 of Carson City students attend one of Carson City's schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Carson City, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Western Nevada College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the LPN program at Western Nevada College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,010 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,310 for LPN related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Carson City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,150 licensed practical nurses in Nevada, 120 were working in the greater Carson City area. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Carson City will increase by 15% 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 Carson City is $49,810 per year, which is higher than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
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