HackCollege's School Directory Work Smarter, Not Harder

LPN Schools in Salem, Oregon

LPN Schools in Salem, OR

If you decide that you want to get a LPN certificate, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 LPN schools in Salem, Oregon. Salem has a total population of 136,924 and a student population of 16,514. Of these students, 12,355 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.

Chemeketa Community College is the largest LPN school in Salem, based on student population. In 2010, Chemeketa Community College graduated approximately 62 students with credentials in LPN.

A reported 69 students graduated with credentials in LPN in Salem in 2010. If you decide to attend a LPN school in Salem, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,510.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for LPN related books and supplies each year.

LPN Salaries and Career Outlook in Salem

If you plan on staying in Salem after graduating from LPN school, you should know that job prospects for licensed practical nurses in Salem, which is the most popular LPN profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 licensed practical nurses in Oregon were working in the greater Salem area. The number of licensed practical nurses in Salem is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a licensed practical nurse in Salem is $44,950 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • LPN Degree in Salem
  • Associates Degree in LPN
  • LPN Classes
  • LPN Courses
  • LPN Training

Where do we get our facts?



Current Listings

  1. 1Chemeketa Community CollegeChemeketa Community College

    4000 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, Oregon 97305

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  2. 2Valley Medical CollegeValley Medical College

    4707 Silverton Road NE, Salem, Oregon 97305

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate