With an overall population of 2,030 and a student population of 1,719, approximately 1,719 of Spruce Pine students attend one of Spruce Pine's schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Spruce Pine, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Mayland Community College. In 2010, Mayland Community College graduated approximately 18 students from its LPN program.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Spruce Pine. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,696 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,778 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Spruce Pine.
If you plan on staying in Spruce Pine after graduating from LPN school, you should know that job prospects for licensed practical nurses in Spruce Pine, which is the most popular LPN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 licensed practical nurses in North Carolina were working in the greater Spruce Pine area. The number of licensed practical nurses in Spruce Pine is expected to 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 Spruce Pine is $38,350 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
200 Mayland Drive, Spruce Pine, North Carolina 28777
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