Pendleton has a general population of 2,966 and an overall student population of 6,758. Approximately 6,758 of Pendleton's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Pendleton's largest LPN school is Tri-County Technical College. In 2010, Tri-County Technical College graduated approximately 56 students from its LPN program.
A total of 56 students graduated with credentials in LPN from LPN schools in Pendleton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,168 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for LPN related books and supplies every year.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pendleton, your job prospects are good. There were 9,960 licensed practical nurses working in South Carolina and 290 working in the greater Pendleton area in 2010. Pendleton's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Pendleton, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,700 per year. This is lower than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.
7900 U.S. Hwy 76, Pendleton, South Carolina 29670
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