Orange has a general population of 18,643 and an overall student population of 2,262. Approximately 2,262 of Orange's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
The largest LPN school in Orange, by student population, is Lamar State College-Orange. In 2010, Lamar State College-Orange graduated approximately 121 students from its LPN program.
In 2010, 121 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Orange. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Orange was $2,872 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 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 Orange, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 65,640 licensed practical nurses in Texas, 1,240 were working in the greater Orange area. Orange's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 26% 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 Orange is $35,680 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
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