With an overall population of 67,171 and a student population of 22,765, approximately 2,864 of Bellingham students attend one of Bellingham's schools that offer LPN programs.
Bellingham Technical College is the largest LPN school in Bellingham, based on student population. Approximately 74 students graduated in 2010 from Bellingham Technical College with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 74 students graduated with a LPN certificate in Bellingham. If you decide to attend a LPN school in Bellingham, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,502.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $990 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Bellingham.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bellingham, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 10,140 licensed practical nurses in Washington State, 290 were working in the greater Bellingham area. The number of licensed practical nurses in Bellingham is expected to increase by 20% 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 Bellingham is $40,610 per year, which is lower than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
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