Olympia has a general population of 42,514 and an overall student population of 10,542. Approximately 5,651 of Olympia's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Of the 1 LPN schools in Olympia, the largest LPN school, by student population, is South Puget Sound Community College. In 2010, approximately 44 students graduated from the LPN program at South Puget Sound Community College.
In 2010, 44 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Olympia's LPN schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,026 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $904 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Olympia.
If you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in Olympia, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 10,140 licensed practical nurses in Washington State, 390 were working in the greater Olympia area. By the year 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Olympia. 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 Olympia is $44,170 per year, which is higher than the average for licensed practical nurses state-wide.
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