With an overall population of 22,578 and a student population of 12,751, approximately 12,751 of Cranford students attend one of Cranford's schools that offer LPN programs.
Union County College is the largest LPN school in Cranford, based on student population. In 2010, Union County College graduated approximately 23 students with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Cranford. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Cranford was $2,904 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in LPN, if you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Cranford, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 16,050 licensed practical nurses in New Jersey, 3,190 were working in the greater Cranford area. By the year 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to increase by 14% in Cranford. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Cranford, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,460 per year. This is higher than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.