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LVN Schools in Florida

There are 57 schools in the state of Florida offering LVN programs. In 2010, 3,290 students graduated from programs at Florida LVN schools.

Overview

On average, 3,186 students graduate from LVN programs in Florida every year. This accounts for 5% of students who US schools graduate from LVN programs. 3,290 students graduated with LVN certificates in 2010.

57 LVN schools are in this state. And out of these, 13 schools are private, while 44 schools are public. While tuition at a private LVN school varies from $12,400 to $27,147, public LVN school tuition varies from $1,493 to $5,510.

Average tuition for LVN programs is $3,766. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $1,493 each year, is at the Washington-Holmes Technical Center, while the highest tuition for LVN programs, which is $27,147 each year, is at the Centura Institute.

LVN Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

On average, 3,186 students graduate from LVN programs in Florida every year. This accounts for 5% of students who US schools graduate from LVN programs. 3,290 students graduated with LVN certificates in 2010.

LVN Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

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

LVN Program Availability in Florida

Schools in this state offer a total of 57 programs in practical nursing.

LVN 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 LVN Employment

Florida vs National LVN Employment

  • Employed in Florida: 5.822% (42520)

LVN 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 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Miami, FL and it offers one LVN program. 912 students seek 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 offers one program in practical nursing and it is in town of Avon Park, Florida. This college 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 located in Tampa, FL. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

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, which is 6.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in St. Petersburg, FL and this school offers one program in practical nursing. 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 near the heart of downtown, is located in Fort Myers, FL and it offers one program in practical nursing. 1,014 students seek degrees in 30 programs at this school, overall.

6. The Manatee Technical Institute

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

The Manatee Technical Institute offers one program in practical nursing and it is located in the suburbs of Bradenton, Florida. It is one of 18 technical colleges in Florida.

7. The Technical Education Center - Osceola

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

The Technical Education Center-Osceola is located in the suburbs of Kissimmee, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. This public school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

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 offers one LVN program and this school, which is 3.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Miami, FL. 90 students pursue degrees in one program at this school, overall.

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 near the heart of downtown, is in St. Petersburg, FL and this school offers one LVN program. It 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 LVN program. 404 students pursue degrees in 15 programs at this school, overall.

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 near the heart of downtown, is located in Cape Coral, FL. This school 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 located in Starke, FL and it offers one program in practical nursing. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. This school is the third biggest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

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 in a rural area. This school is a public 2-year institution. This school is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

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. 532 students seek degrees in 18 Withlacoochee Technical Institute programs, overall.

15. The Brewster Technical Center

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

The Brewster Technical Center, which is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Tampa, FL and this school offers one LVN program. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. This school is the fifth largest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

16. The Traviss Career Center

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

The Traviss Career Center, which is near Lakeland, is in a rural setting and this school offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

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 3.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in Tallahassee, FL. It is a public 2-year institution.

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 program in practical nursing.

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 one of 18 technical colleges in Florida.

20. Orlando Tech

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

Orlando Tech is near the center of the city and it offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 800 students seek degrees in 18 programs at this school.

21. The Pinellas Technical Education Center - Clearwater

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

The Pinellas Technical Education Center-Clearwater offers one LVN program and it is located in the suburbs of Clearwater, Florida. Overall, 1,042 students pursue degrees in 22 programs at this vocational school.

22. The Sarasota County Technical Institute

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

The Sarasota County Technical Institute is in the suburbs of Sarasota, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. 508 students seek degrees in 33 Sarasota County Technical Institute programs, overall.

23. Virginia College - Pensacola

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

Virginia College-Pensacola offers one LVN program and it is near the center of the city. 507 students seek degrees in 19 programs at this school, overall.

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 is located in the suburbs of Palm Springs, Florida and it offers one LVN program. Overall, 847 students pursue degrees in eight programs at this school.

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 it offers one program in practical nursing. It 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 is located in the suburbs of Davie, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. 802 students pursue degrees in 20 McFatter Technical Center programs, overall.

27. The Centura Institute

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

The Centura Institute offers one program in practical nursing and this school is in the suburbs of Orlando, Florida.

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. In terms of programs, this school is the tenth largest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing.

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. Overall, 2,819 students pursue degrees in 30 programs at this medium-sized school.

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 vocational school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

31. The Washington-Holmes Technical Center

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

The Washington-Holmes Technical Center is in Chipley, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in practical nursing. This vocational school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

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 this school offers one program in practical nursing. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

33. The Robert Morgan Educational Center

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

The Robert Morgan Educational Center is in the suburbs of Miami, Florida and this school offers one LVN program. This vocational school is a public 2-year institution.

34. The Tom P Haney Technical Center

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

The Tom P Haney Technical Center, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Panama City, FL and it offers one LVN program. 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, which is very close to Live Oak, Florida, is located in a rural setting and this school offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 135 students seek degrees in 13 programs at this school.

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 is in the suburbs of West Palm Beach, Florida and it offers one LVN program.

38. The Medvance Institute - Miami

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

The Medvance Institute-Miami is located in the suburbs of Miami, Florida and it offers one LVN program.

39. The Ridge Career Center

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

The Ridge Career Center, which is just a few miles from Winter Haven, is located in a rural area and this school offers one LVN program. It is a public 2-year institution.

40. The Sheridan Technical Center

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

The Sheridan Technical Center is located in the suburbs of Hollywood, Florida and it offers one program in practical nursing. This vocational school is a public 2-year institution.

41. The Walton Career Development Center

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

The Walton Career Development Center is located in DeFuniak Springs, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one LVN program. 79 students pursue degrees in 14 Walton Career Development Center programs, overall.

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 it offers one LVN program. This school is a public 4-year institution.

43. Brevard Community College

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

Brevard Community College is located in the suburbs of Cocoa, Florida and this college offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

44. The Medvance Institute - Stuart

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

The Medvance Institute-Stuart is located in the suburbs of Stuart, Florida and it offers one LVN program. Overall, 520 students seek degrees in four programs at this school.

45. North Florida Community College

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

North Florida Community College is in Madison, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in practical nursing. This public college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Florida offering programs in practical nursing.

46. Santa Fe College

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

Santa Fe College is in the suburbs of Gainesville, Florida and Santa Fe offers one program in practical nursing. This school is a public 4-year institution. This big school ranks eighth in terms of enrollment in the state of Florida.

47. The College of Central Florida

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

The College of Central Florida is in Ocala, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and CF offers one program in practical nursing. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. CF is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

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 it offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 3,032 students pursue degrees in 47 programs at this community college.

49. Indian River State College

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

Indian River State College is located in the suburbs of Fort Pierce, Florida and IRSC offers one LVN program. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

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 located in Panama City, FL and it offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 7,207 students seek degrees in 53 programs at this community 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 offers one LVN program and this college is located in the suburbs of New Port Richey, Florida. It is one of 12 community colleges in Florida.

52. Miami Dade College

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

Miami Dade College is near the heart of downtown and this school offers one program in practical nursing. This school is a public 4-year institution. This large school is the biggest institution in the state of Florida offering practical nursing.

53. Palm Beach State College

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

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

54. Florida State College at Jacksonville

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

Florida State College at Jacksonville is located in the center of Jacksonville and it offers one LVN program. Overall, 28,642 students pursue degrees in 128 programs at this school.

55. Rasmussen College - Florida

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

Rasmussen College-Florida, which is near the center of the city, is in Ocala, FL and this school offers one LVN program. Overall, 5,109 students pursue degrees in 36 Rasmussen College-Florida programs.

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 heart of downtown, is in Daytona Beach, FL and DSC offers one LVN program. It is a public 4-year institution.

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 center of the city, is located in Sanford, FL and it offers one program in practical nursing. This school is a public 4-year institution.