With an overall population of 10,985 and a student population of 2,618, approximately 2,618 of Ontario students attend one of Ontario's schools that offer LPN programs.
Ontario's largest LPN school is Treasure Valley Community College. In 2010, Treasure Valley Community College graduated approximately 27 students with credentials in LPN.
A total of 27 students graduated with credentials in LPN from LPN schools in Ontario in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Ontario's LPN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,845 per year in instate tuition and $14,295 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for LPN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ontario-based LPN schools, you will have an added expense of $6,195 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,050.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ontario, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,580 licensed practical nurses in Oregon. Of these licensed practical nurses, 220 were working in the greater Ontario area. Ontario's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Ontario, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,680 per year. This is lower than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.
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