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LVN Schools in Illinois

There are 35 schools in the state of Illinois offering LVN programs. 1,691 students graduated with degrees from Illinois LVN schools in 2010.

Overview

On average, 1,512 students graduate from programs in this state in practical nursing per year. This accounts for 3% of students who US schools graduate from LVN programs. In 2010, 1,691 students graduated with LVN certificates.

35 LVN schools are located in this state. Of these, 35 schools are public. Tuition at a public LVN school varies from $2,194 to $4,128.

Average tuition for programs in practical nursing is $2,942. The highest tuition for LVN programs, which is $4,128 each year, is at the College of DuPage, while the lowest tuition in this Great Lakes state is at Triton College.

LVN Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,512 students graduate from programs in this state in practical nursing per year. This accounts for 3% of students who US schools graduate from LVN programs. In 2010, 1,691 students graduated with LVN certificates.

LVN Program Completions in Illinois 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1488
  • Certificate 2007: 1333
  • Certificate 2008: 1333
  • Certificate 2009: 1587
  • Certificate 2010: 1691

LVN Program Availability in Illinois

Illinois schools offer a total of 35 programs in practical nursing.

LVN Program Availability in Illinois

  • Certificate: 35

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: 29400
  • 25th Percentile: 34450
  • Median: 40900
  • 75th Percentile: 47270
  • 90th Percentile: 53830

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: 37230
  • Median Salary 2007: 39010
  • Median Salary 2008: 40880
  • Median Salary 2009: 40790
  • Median Salary 2010: 40900
  • Total Employed 2006: 24270
  • Total Employed 2007: 24760
  • Total Employed 2008: 23980
  • Total Employed 2009: 24390
  • Total Employed 2010: 23200

Illinois vs National LVN Employment

Illinois vs National LVN Employment

  • Employed in Illinois: 3.177% (23200)

LVN Schools in Illinois

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1. The Capital Area School of Practical Nursing

2201 Toronto Rd
Springfield, IL 62712-3803
(217) 585-2160x201

The Capital Area School of Practical Nursing, which is 4.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Springfield, IL and it offers one LVN program. Overall, 180 students pursue degrees in one Capital Area School of Practical Nursing program.

2. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges - Wabash Valley College

2200 College Drive
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
(618) 393-2982

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College is located in town of Mount Carmel, Illinois and this college offers one program in practical nursing. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

3. John Wood Community College

1301 S 48th Street
Quincy, IL 62305-8736
(217) 224-6500

John Wood Community College, which is just a few miles from Quincy, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in practical nursing. 2,501 students pursue degrees in 34 John Wood Community College programs, overall.

4. Danville Area Community College

2000 E Main St
Danville, IL 61832-5118
(217) 443-3222

Danville Area Community College offers one LVN program and this college is near the center of the city. This college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering LVN programs.

5. Heartland Community College

1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761-9446
(309) 268-8000

Heartland Community College offers one LVN program and this college, which is very close to Normal, Illinois, is in a rural setting. It is a public 2-year institution.

6. Sauk Valley Community College

173 Illinois Rt 2
Dixon, IL 61021
(815) 288-5511

Sauk Valley Community College is in Dixon, IL and this college offers one program in practical nursing. This community college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

7. Spoon River College

23235 North County 22
Canton, IL 61520-8622
(309) 647-4645

Spoon River College, which is very close to Canton, Illinois, is located in a rural setting and this college offers one LVN program. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

8. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges - Olney Central College

305 N West Street
Olney, IL 62450
(618) 393-2982

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College offers one LVN program. It is a public 2-year institution.

9. Shawnee Community College

8364 Shawnee College Rd
Ullin, IL 62992
(618) 634-3200

Shawnee Community College offers one program in practical nursing and this college, which is several miles from Ullin, is located in a rural setting. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

10. Highland Community College

2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL 61032-9341
(815) 235-6121

Highland Community College is located in Freeport, IL and it offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

11. Illinois Valley Community College

815 N Orlando Smith Ave
Oglesby, IL 61348-9692
(815) 224-2720

Illinois Valley Community College offers one LVN program and it is in Oglesby, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 4,507 students seek degrees in 46 programs at this college.

12. The Beck Area Career Center - Red Bud

6137 Beck Rd
Red Bud, IL 62278
(618) 473-2222

The Beck Area Career Center-Red Bud, which is only a few miles from Red Bud, is located in a rural area and this school offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public institution. This vocational school is the largest institution in the state of Illinois offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

13. Lake Land College

5001 Lake Land Blvd
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 234-5253

Lake Land College offers one program in practical nursing and this college is located in Mattoon, IL. This community college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

14. Southeastern Illinois College

3575 College Road
Harrisburg, IL 62946
(618) 252-5400

Southeastern Illinois College offers one LVN program and this college, which is near Harrisburg, is located in a rural area. Overall, 2,356 students pursue degrees in 46 programs at this college.

15. City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College

4300 N Narragansett
Chicago, IL 60634-1500
(773) 777-7900

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College offers one LVN program and it is near the heart of downtown. This college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering programs in practical nursing.

16. The College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-6599
(630) 942-2800

The College of DuPage is located in the suburbs of Glen Ellyn, Illinois and this college offers one LVN program. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. In terms of programs, this college is the seventh largest institution in the state of Illinois offering practical nursing.

17. Carl Sandburg College

2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard
Galesburg, IL 61401
(309) 344-2518

Carl Sandburg College, which is very close to Galesburg, Illinois, is in a rural area and it offers one program in practical nursing. This college is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the fourth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

18. Elgin Community College

1700 Spartan Drive
Elgin, IL 60123-7193
(847) 697-1000

Elgin Community College is 2.5 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one LVN program. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering LVN programs.

19. John A Logan College

700 Logan College Road
Carterville, IL 62918-2500
(618) 985-3741

John A Logan College is in Carterville, IL and it offers one LVN program. This school is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois.

20. Kaskaskia College

27210 College Rd
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 545-3000

Kaskaskia College, which is near Centralia, is located in a rural setting and it offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 5,391 students pursue degrees in 56 Kaskaskia College programs.

21. Morton College

3801 S Central Ave
Cicero, IL 60804-4398
(708) 656-8000

Morton College offers one program in practical nursing and it is located in the suburbs of Cicero, Illinois. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

22. Triton College

2000 5th Ave
River Grove, IL 60171-1995
(708) 456-0300x3130

Triton College is located in the suburbs of River Grove, Illinois and this college offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 15,253 students pursue degrees in 69 Triton College programs.

23. Lincoln Land Community College

5250 Shepherd Rd
Springfield, IL 62794-9256
(217) 786-2200

Lincoln Land Community College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Springfield, IL and it offers one program in practical nursing. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois.

24. Richland Community College

One College Pk
Decatur, IL 62521-8512
(217) 875-7200

Richland Community College offers one program in practical nursing and it is in Decatur, Illinois, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 3,807 students seek degrees in 62 Richland Community College programs.

25. Harper College

1200 W Algonquin Rd
Palatine, IL 60067-7398
(847) 925-6000

Harper College is located in the suburbs of Palatine, Illinois and it offers one program in practical nursing. This large school is a public 2-year institution. This school is the tenth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

26. Kishwaukee College

21193 Malta Rd
Malta, IL 60150-9699
(815) 825-2086

Kishwaukee College offers one program in practical nursing and this college, which is very close to Malta, Illinois, is located in a rural setting. 4,989 students seek degrees in 42 programs at this college, overall.

27. Parkland College

2400 W Bradley Ave
Champaign, IL 61821-1899
(217) 351-2200

Parkland College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Champaign, IL and it offers one LVN program. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering practical nursing.

28. Illinois Central College

One College Drive
East Peoria, IL 61635-0001
(309) 694-5422

Illinois Central College, which is just a few miles from East Peoria, is in a rural setting and it offers one program in practical nursing. It is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Illinois offering practical nursing.

29. Joliet Junior College

1215 Houbolt Rd
Joliet, IL 60431-8938
(815) 729-9020

Joliet Junior College, which is only a few miles from Joliet, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in practical nursing. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks third in the state of Illinois.

30. Kankakee Community College

100 College Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
(815) 802-8500

Kankakee Community College offers one program in practical nursing and this college is located in the suburbs of Kankakee, Illinois. This public college is a public 2-year institution.

31. South Suburban College

15800 South State Street
South Holland, IL 60473-1200
(708) 596-2000x5894

South Suburban College is located in the suburbs of South Holland, Illinois and it offers one LVN program. This community college is one of 46 community colleges in Illinois. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering LVN programs.

32. Rend Lake College

468 N Ken Gray Pky
Ina, IL 62846
(618) 437-5321

Rend Lake College offers one LVN program and this college, which is very close to Ina, Illinois, is located in a rural area. 5,379 students seek degrees in 57 programs at this community college, overall. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering programs in practical nursing.

33. Rock Valley College

3301 N Mulford Rd
Rockford, IL 61114-5699
(815) 921-7821

Rock Valley College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Rockford, IL and this college offers one LVN program. 8,849 students seek degrees in 55 Rock Valley College programs, overall.

34. City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College

6301 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60621-2709
(773) 602-5000

City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College is near the center of the city and it offers one LVN program. 6,366 students seek degrees in 46 City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College programs, overall.

35. Black Hawk College

6600-34th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265-5899
(309) 796-5000

Black Hawk College, which is 4.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Moline, IL and it offers one LVN program. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Illinois offering LVN programs.

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