Hillsboro has a total population of 6,368 and a student population of 3,363. Of these students, 3,363 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Hillsboro, the largest LPN school, by student population, is Southern State Community College. In 2010, Southern State Community College graduated approximately 31 students from its LPN program.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Hillsboro. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,390 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Hillsboro.
After graduating with your credentials in LPN, if you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Hillsboro, your job prospects are good. There were 41,570 licensed practical nurses working in Ohio and 1,710 working in the greater Hillsboro area in 2010. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Hillsboro will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a licensed practical nurse in Hillsboro is $34,950 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.