Pasadena has a total population of 141,674 and a student population of 27,509. Of these students, 27,011 are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Pasadena, the largest LPN school, by student population, is San Jacinto Community College. Approximately 122 students graduated in 2010 from San Jacinto Community College with credentials in LPN.
A reported 122 students graduated with credentials in LPN in Pasadena in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,250 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 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 Pasadena, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 licensed practical nurses in Texas were working in the greater Pasadena area. The government projects that the number of licensed practical nurses in Pasadena will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
As a licensed practical nurse in Pasadena, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,160 per year. This is higher than the average salary for licensed practical nurses in the state.
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