Wahpeton has a total population of 8,586 and a student population of 2,650. Of these students, 2,650 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Wahpeton's largest LPN school is North Dakota State College of Science. In 2010, North Dakota State College of Science graduated approximately 54 students from its LPN program.
A reported 54 students graduated with credentials in LPN in Wahpeton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Wahpeton's LPN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,600 per year in instate tuition and $19,598 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for LPN related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wahpeton-based LPN schools, you will have an added expense of $5,464 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wahpeton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 licensed practical nurses in North Dakota were working in the greater Wahpeton area. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Wahpeton will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Wahpeton, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,400 per year. This is lower than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.
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