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LPN Schools in Florida

There are 57 Florida schools offering LPN programs. 3,290 students graduated from programs at Florida LPN schools in 2010.

Overview

On average, 3,186 students graduate from programs in this state in practical nursing per year. This accounts for 5% of LPN students who schools in the United States graduate. In 2010, 3,290 students graduated with LPN certificates.

57 LPN schools are in this gulf state. Of these, while 13 schools are private, 44 schools are public. Public LPN school tuition varies from $1,493 to $5,510, while private LPN school tuition varies from $12,400 to $27,147.

Average tuition for programs in practical nursing is $3,766. The highest tuition for LPN programs, which is $27,147 every year, is at the Centura Institute, while the lowest tuition in Florida, which is $1,493 per year, is at the Washington-Holmes Technical Center.

LPN Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

On average, 3,186 students graduate from programs in this state in practical nursing per year. This accounts for 5% of LPN students who schools in the United States graduate. In 2010, 3,290 students graduated with LPN certificates.

LPN Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 2832
  • Certificate 2007: 2939
  • Certificate 2008: 3082
  • Certificate 2009: 3325
  • Certificate 2010: 3290

LPN Program Availability in Florida

Schools in Florida offer a total of 57 LPN programs.

LPN Program Availability in Florida

  • Certificate: 57

Career Trends

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31420
  • 25th Percentile: 35020
  • Median: 40000
  • 75th Percentile: 45310
  • 90th Percentile: 50400

Career Trends

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Employment Trend

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Employment Trend

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36700
  • Median Salary 2007: 38240
  • Median Salary 2008: 39060
  • Median Salary 2009: 39440
  • Median Salary 2010: 40000
  • Total Employed 2006: 50670
  • Total Employed 2007: 49350
  • Total Employed 2008: 46750
  • Total Employed 2009: 43350
  • Total Employed 2010: 42520

Florida vs National LPN Employment

Florida vs National LPN Employment

  • Employed in Florida: 5.822% (42520)

LPN Schools in Florida

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1. The Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center

750 NW 20 Street
Miami, FL 33127
(305) 324-6070x7009

The Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center, which is near the center of the city, is in Miami, FL and this school offers one program in practical nursing. 912 students pursue degrees in 20 programs at this school, overall.

2. South Florida Community College

600 W College Dr
Avon Park, FL 33825-9356
(863) 453-6661

South Florida Community College is in town of Avon Park, Florida and this college offers one LPN program. It is a public 2-year institution.

3. The D G Erwin Technical Center

2010 E Hillsborough Ave
Tampa, FL 33610-8255
(813) 231-1800

The D G Erwin Technical Center offers one program in practical nursing and this school, which is 3.4 miles from the center of the city, is in Tampa, FL. This vocational school is a public 2-year institution.

4. The Galen School of Nursing - Tampa Bay

11101 Roosevelt Boulevard N.- Suite 100
St. Petersburg, FL 33716
(727) 577-1497

The Galen School of Nursing-Tampa Bay offers one program in practical nursing and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in St. Petersburg, FL. This nursing school is one of 7 nursing schools in Florida.

5. The Lee County High Tech Center Central

3800 Michigan Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33916-2204
(239) 334-4544

The Lee County High Tech Center Central, which is 2.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Fort Myers, FL and it offers one program in practical nursing. 1,014 students seek degrees in 30 Lee County High Tech Center Central programs, overall.

6. The Manatee Technical Institute

5603 34th Street West
Bradenton, FL 34210-5603
(941) 751-7900x2244

The Manatee Technical Institute is located in the suburbs of Bradenton, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. 1,205 students pursue degrees in 45 programs at this school, overall.

7. The Technical Education Center - Osceola

501 Simpson Rd
Kissimmee, FL 34744
(407) 344-5080x15351

The Technical Education Center-Osceola is in the suburbs of Kissimmee, Florida and it offers one LPN program. This school is a public 2-year institution.

8. The Mercy Hospital School of Practical Nursing

3663 S Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33133
(305) 285-2777x3251

The Mercy Hospital School of Practical Nursing, which is 3.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Miami, FL and it offers one program in practical nursing.

9. The Pinellas Technical Education Center - St Petersburg

901 34th St S
St. Petersburg, FL 33711-2209
(727) 893-2500

The Pinellas Technical Education Center-St Petersburg, which is 2.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in St. Petersburg, FL and this school offers one program in practical nursing. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

10. The Charlotte Technical Center

18150 Murdock Circle
Port Charlotte, FL 33948-3399
(941) 255-7500

The Charlotte Technical Center is in the suburbs of Port Charlotte, Florida and it offers one LPN program. This public school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. It is the seventh largest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

11. Lee County High Tech Center North

360 Santa Barbara Blvd North
Cape Coral, FL 33993-2479
(239) 574-4440

Lee County High Tech Center North offers one program in practical nursing and this school, which is 6.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Cape Coral, FL. It is a public institution.

12. The Bradford-Union Area Career Technical Center

609 N Orange St
Starke, FL 32091
(904) 966-6764

The Bradford-Union Area Career Technical Center is in Starke, FL and it offers one program in practical nursing. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

13. The CHOICE High School and Technical Center

1976 Lewis Turner Blvd
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
(850) 833-3500

The CHOICE High School and Technical Center offers one program in practical nursing and this school, which is very close to Fort Walton Beach, Florida, is located in a rural area. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

14. The Withlacoochee Technical Institute

1201 W Main St
Inverness, FL 34450-4696
(352) 726-2430

The Withlacoochee Technical Institute offers one program in practical nursing and it is in Inverness, FL. This school is a public 2-year institution.

15. The Brewster Technical Center

2222 N Tampa St
Tampa, FL 33602-2196
(813) 276-5448

The Brewster Technical Center, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Tampa, FL and this school offers one program in practical nursing. This public school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

16. The Traviss Career Center

3225 Winter Lake Rd
Lakeland, FL 33803
(863) 499-2700

The Traviss Career Center offers one program in practical nursing and this school, which is only a few miles from Lakeland, is in a rural setting. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

17. The Lively Technical Center

500 N Appleyard Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32304-2895
(850) 487-7555

The Lively Technical Center offers one program in practical nursing and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Tallahassee, FL. This vocational school is a public 2-year institution. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Florida offering LPN programs.

18. Taylor College

5190 SE 125th Street
Belleview, FL 34420
(352) 245-4119

Taylor College is located in Belleview, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one LPN program. 109 students seek degrees in two Taylor College programs, overall.

19. The Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology

3702 Estey Ave
Naples, FL 34104-4405
(239) 377-0900

The Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology is in the suburbs of Naples, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

20. Orlando Tech

301 W Amelia Street
Orlando, FL 32801-1197
(407) 246-7060

Orlando Tech offers one program in practical nursing and it is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown. 800 students seek degrees in 18 programs at this school, overall. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Florida offering LPN programs.

21. The Pinellas Technical Education Center - Clearwater

6100 154th Ave N
Clearwater, FL 33760-2140
(727) 538-7167x2106

The Pinellas Technical Education Center-Clearwater is located in the suburbs of Clearwater, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. 1,042 students seek degrees in 22 Pinellas Technical Education Center-Clearwater programs, overall.

22. The Sarasota County Technical Institute

4748 Beneva Rd
Sarasota, FL 34233-1798
(941) 924-1365

The Sarasota County Technical Institute is located in the suburbs of Sarasota, Florida and this school offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

23. Virginia College - Pensacola

19 W Garden St
Pensacola, FL 32502-4650
(850) 436-8444x2302

Virginia College-Pensacola is 0.6 miles from the center of the city and it offers one program in practical nursing.

24. The Medvance Institute - West Palm

1630 South Congress Avenue- Suite 300
Palm Springs, FL 33461-2171
(561) 304-3466

The Medvance Institute-West Palm offers one LPN program and it is in the suburbs of Palm Springs, Florida. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

25. The Lake Technical Center

2001 Kurt Street
Eustis, FL 32726
(352) 589-2250x0

The Lake Technical Center is in the suburbs of Eustis, Florida and this school offers one program in practical nursing. This vocational school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

26. The McFatter Technical Center

6500 Nova Drive
Davie, FL 33317
(754) 321-5700

The McFatter Technical Center offers one program in practical nursing and this school is in the suburbs of Davie, Florida. 802 students seek degrees in 20 McFatter Technical Center programs, overall.

27. The Centura Institute

6359 Edgewater Drive
Orlando, FL 32810
(407) 275-9696

The Centura Institute is in the suburbs of Orlando, Florida and it offers one LPN program. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

28. Coral Ridge Nurses Assistant Training School Inc

2121 W Oakland Pk Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
(954) 714-0061

Coral Ridge Nurses Assistant Training School Inc is located in the suburbs of Fort Lauderdale, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. It is a for-profit institution.

29. The Florida National College

4425 West 20 Avenue
Hialeah, FL 33012
(305) 821-3333

The Florida National College is located in the suburbs of Hialeah, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing.

30. The Miami Lakes Educational Center

5780 NW 158th St
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
(305) 557-1100x2254

The Miami Lakes Educational Center is in the suburbs of Miami Lakes, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. This school is a public 2-year institution.

31. The Washington-Holmes Technical Center

757 Hoyt Street
Chipley, FL 32428-1618
(850) 638-1180

The Washington-Holmes Technical Center offers one LPN program and this school, which is very close to Chipley, Florida, is located in a rural area. This vocational school is a public 2-year institution.

32. The Atlantic Technical Center

4700 Coconut Creek Parkway
Coconut Creek, FL 33063-3902
(754) 321-5100

The Atlantic Technical Center is in the suburbs of Coconut Creek, Florida and it offers one LPN program. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. It is the second largest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

33. The Robert Morgan Educational Center

18180 SW 122nd Ave
Miami, FL 33177
(305) 253-9920

The Robert Morgan Educational Center is located in the suburbs of Miami, Florida and this school offers one program in practical nursing. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

34. The Tom P Haney Technical Center

3016 Hwy 77
Panama City, FL 32405
(850) 747-5500

The Tom P Haney Technical Center offers one LPN program and this school, which is 3.1 miles from the center of the city, is located in Panama City, FL. It is a public 2-year institution.

35. First Coast Technical College

2980 Collins Ave
St. Augustine, FL 32084-1919
(904) 824-4401

First Coast Technical College is a public institution, founded in 1965. It is in the suburbs of St. Augustine, Florida. It offers subjects such as practical nursing and medical assisting. It offers students 26 certificates. 536 students sought degrees from the 26 programs at this school in 2010. This school is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

36. The Suwannee-Hamilton Technical Center

415 SW Pinewood Dr
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 647-4200

The Suwannee-Hamilton Technical Center is located in Live Oak, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one LPN program. 135 students pursue degrees in 13 Suwannee-Hamilton Technical Center programs, overall.

37. The Academy for Practical Nursing & Health Occupations

5154 Okeechobee Blvd Ste 201
West Palm Beach, FL 33417
(561) 683-1400

The Academy for Practical Nursing & Health Occupations offers one LPN program and it is in the suburbs of West Palm Beach, Florida.

38. The Medvance Institute - Miami

9035 Sunset Drive- Suite 200
Miami, FL 33173-3431
(305) 596-5553

The Medvance Institute-Miami offers one program in practical nursing and it is located in the suburbs of Miami, Florida. 535 students seek degrees in five programs at this very small school, overall.

39. The Ridge Career Center

7700 State Rd 544
Winter Haven, FL 33881-9518
(863) 419-3060

The Ridge Career Center, which is near Winter Haven, is in a rural area and it offers one LPN program. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

40. The Sheridan Technical Center

5400 Sheridan St
Hollywood, FL 33021
(754) 321-5400x2053

The Sheridan Technical Center offers one LPN program and this school is located in the suburbs of Hollywood, Florida. 1,370 students seek degrees in 46 Sheridan Technical Center programs, overall.

41. The Walton Career Development Center

761 N 20th St
DeFuniak Springs, FL 32433
(850) 892-1241

The Walton Career Development Center is in DeFuniak Springs, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one LPN program. It is a public 2-year institution.

42. Pensacola State College

1000 College Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32504-8998
(850) 484-1000

Pensacola State College is near the center of the city and Pensacola State offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 11,676 students seek degrees in 74 programs at Pensacola State. This big school is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing.

43. Brevard Community College

1519 Clearlake Rd
Cocoa, FL 32922
(321) 632-1111

Brevard Community College offers one LPN program and it is in the suburbs of Cocoa, Florida. 18,096 students pursue degrees in 76 programs at this large college, overall. In terms of programs, this college is the fourth largest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing.

44. The Medvance Institute - Stuart

851 SE Johnson Avenue
Stuart, FL 34994
(772) 221-9799

The Medvance Institute-Stuart offers one program in practical nursing and this school is in the suburbs of Stuart, Florida. This school is one of 145 vocational schools in Florida.

45. North Florida Community College

325 NW Turner Davis Dr
Madison, FL 32340
(850) 973-2288

North Florida Community College, which is very close to Madison, Florida, is in a rural setting and it offers one LPN program. This small college is a public 2-year institution.

46. Santa Fe College

3000 NW 83rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32606
(352) 395-5000

Santa Fe College is located in the suburbs of Gainesville, Florida and it offers one LPN program. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

47. The College of Central Florida

3001 SW College Rd
Ocala, FL 34474
(352) 873-5800

The College of Central Florida is located in Ocala, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one LPN program. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. CF is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Florida offering programs in practical nursing.

48. Florida Gateway College

Highway 90 East
Lake City, FL 32025-2007
(386) 752-1822

Florida Gateway College, which is very close to Lake City, Florida, is located in a rural area and this college offers one program in practical nursing. It is one of 12 community colleges in Florida.

49. Indian River State College

3209 Virginia Ave
Fort Pierce, FL 34981-5596
(772) 462-4772

Indian River State College offers one program in practical nursing and this school is located in the suburbs of Fort Pierce, Florida. This school is a public 4-year institution. It is the seventh largest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing.

50. Gulf Coast Community College

5230 West U.S. Highway 98
Panama City, FL 32401
(850) 769-1551

Gulf Coast Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Panama City, FL and this college offers one LPN program. Overall, 7,207 students seek degrees in 53 programs at this college.

51. Pasco-Hernando Community College - Hernando Community College

10230 Ridge Road
New Port Richey, FL 34654-5199
(727) 847-2727

Pasco-Hernando Community College-Hernando Community College is located in the suburbs of New Port Richey, Florida and it offers one LPN program. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks tenth in the state of Florida.

52. Miami Dade College

300 NE 2nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33132-2297
(305) 237-8888

Miami Dade College is 2.4 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in practical nursing. This big school is a public 4-year institution.

53. Palm Beach State College

4200 Congress Ave
Lake Worth, FL 33461-4796
(561) 967-7222

Palm Beach State College is in the suburbs of Lake Worth, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. This school is a public 4-year institution. It is the second largest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing.

54. Florida State College at Jacksonville

501 W State St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 359-5433

Florida State College at Jacksonville is in the center of Jacksonville and this school offers one LPN program. This school is a public 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks third in the state of Florida.

55. Rasmussen College - Florida

4755 Southwest 46th Court
Ocala, FL 34474-6226
(352) 629-1941

Rasmussen College-Florida, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Ocala, FL and it offers one LPN program. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

56. Daytona State College

1200 W. International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
(386) 506-3000

Daytona State College, which is 1.7 miles from the center of the city, is in Daytona Beach, FL and it offers one program in practical nursing. 18,497 students seek degrees in 89 Daytona State programs, overall. This public school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing.

57. Seminole State College of Florida

100 Weldon Blvd
Sanford, FL 32773-6199
(407) 708-4722

Seminole State College of Florida, which is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Sanford, FL and it offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 18,028 students pursue degrees in 72 Seminole State programs.