Polkton has a general population of 1,195 and an overall student population of 2,736. Approximately 2,736 of Polkton's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
The largest LPN school in Polkton, by student population, is South Piedmont Community College. In 2010, South Piedmont Community College graduated approximately 31 students from its LPN program.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in LPN in Polkton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Polkton was $1,738 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $770 for LPN related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in LPN, if you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Polkton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 17,250 licensed practical nurses in North Carolina, 2,690 were working in the greater Polkton area. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Polkton will increase by 16% 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 Polkton is $41,930 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
680 Highway 74 West, Polkton, North Carolina 28135
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