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LVN Schools in Kentucky

There are 20 schools in the state of Kentucky offering LVN programs. 4,476 students graduated with degrees from Kentucky LVN schools in 2010.

Overview

3,883 students graduate from LVN programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 8% of students who schools in the United States graduate from LVN programs. In 2010, 4,476 students graduated with certificates in practical nursing.

20 LVN schools are located in this state. Out of these, 15 schools are public, while five schools are private. While public LVN school tuition varies from $3,120 to $3,264, tuition at a private LVN school varies from $9,759 to $16,760.

Average tuition for LVN programs is $3,936. The highest tuition for LVN programs, which is $16,760 every year, is at the Galen College of Nursing-Louisville, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,120 per year, is at Ashland Community and Technical College.

LVN Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

3,883 students graduate from LVN programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 8% of students who schools in the United States graduate from LVN programs. In 2010, 4,476 students graduated with certificates in practical nursing.

LVN Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 2502
  • Certificate 2007: 2827
  • Certificate 2008: 3291
  • Certificate 2009: 3630
  • Certificate 2010: 4476

LVN Program Availability in Kentucky

Kentucky schools offer a total of 20 LVN programs.

LVN Program Availability in Kentucky

  • Certificate: 20

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: 27840
  • 25th Percentile: 31950
  • Median: 36080
  • 75th Percentile: 40840
  • 90th Percentile: 46340

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: 33440
  • Median Salary 2007: 34910
  • Median Salary 2008: 35760
  • Median Salary 2009: 35940
  • Median Salary 2010: 36080
  • Total Employed 2006: 11730
  • Total Employed 2007: 10930
  • Total Employed 2008: 10300
  • Total Employed 2009: 10220
  • Total Employed 2010: 9890

Kentucky vs National LVN Employment

Kentucky vs National LVN Employment

  • Employed in Kentucky: 1.354% (9890)

LVN Schools in Kentucky

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1. Ashland Community and Technical College

1400 College Drive
Ashland, KY 41101-3683
(606) 326-2000

Ashland Community and Technical College is 1.0 miles from the center of the city and this school offers one LVN program. It is a public 2-year institution. This school is the second oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering LVN programs.

2. Hazard Community and Technical College

One Community College Drive
Hazard, KY 41701-2402
(606) 487-3503

Hazard Community and Technical College is located in Hazard, Kentucky, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one program in practical nursing. This technical college is one of 14 technical colleges in Kentucky.

3. Elizabethtown Community and Technical College

600 College Street Rd
Elizabethtown, KY 42701-3081
(270) 769-2371

Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is near the heart of downtown and it offers one LVN program. This school is one of 14 technical colleges in Kentucky. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering practical nursing.

4. Gateway Community and Technical College

500 Technology Way
Florence, KY 41042
(859) 441-4500

Gateway Community and Technical College is in the suburbs of Florence, Kentucky and this school offers one LVN program. This mid-sized school is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering practical nursing.

5. Madisonville Community College

2000 College Drive
Madisonville, KY 42431-9199
(270) 821-2250

Madisonville Community College offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks tenth in the state of Kentucky.

6. Bluegrass Community and Technical College

470 Cooper Drive
Lexington, KY 40506
(859) 246-6200

Bluegrass Community and Technical College offers one LVN program and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in Lexington, KY. 14,164 students seek degrees in 64 Bluegrass Community and Technical College programs, overall.

7. Spencerian College

4627 Dixie Hwy
Louisville, KY 40216
(502) 447-1000

Spencerian College offers one LVN program and it is located in the suburbs of Louisville, Kentucky. This school is the oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in practical nursing.

8. Brown Mackie College - Louisville

3605 Fern Valley Road
Louisville, KY 40219
(502) 968-7191

Brown Mackie College-Louisville offers one LVN program and this school is near the center of the city. Overall, 2,080 students pursue degrees in 25 Brown Mackie College-Louisville programs. In terms of programs, this school is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering practical nursing.

9. The Galen College of Nursing - Louisville

1031 Zorn Avenue - Suite 400
Louisville, KY 40207
(502) 410-6200

The Galen College of Nursing-Louisville is near the heart of downtown and this school offers one LVN program. This small school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

10. Owensboro Community and Technical College

4800 New Hartford Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 686-4400

Owensboro Community and Technical College offers one program in practical nursing and it is 3.8 miles from the heart of downtown. 7,055 students seek degrees in 39 programs at this technical college, overall. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in practical nursing.

11. Beckfield College - Florence

16 Spiral Drive
Florence, KY 41042
(859) 371-9393x129

Beckfield College-Florence is in the suburbs of Florence, Kentucky and it offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 1,126 students seek degrees in 18 programs at Beckfield.

12. Maysville Community and Technical College

1755 U.S. Hwy 68
Maysville, KY 41056
(606) 759-7141x66242

Maysville Community and Technical College is in Maysville, Kentucky, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in practical nursing. 4,515 students seek degrees in 33 programs at this mid-sized school, overall. This school is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering LVN programs.

13. West Kentucky Community and Technical College

4810 Alben Barkley Drive
Paducah, KY 42002-7380
(270) 554-9200x0

West Kentucky Community and Technical College is in town of Paducah, Kentucky and it offers one program in practical nursing. Overall, 7,364 students pursue degrees in 48 programs at this technical college.

14. Bowling Green Technical College

1845 Loop Dr
Bowling Green, KY 42101-3601
(270) 901-1000

Bowling Green Technical College is 1.6 miles from the center of the city and it offers one program in practical nursing. This school is one of 14 technical colleges in Kentucky. This school is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering practical nursing.

15. Brown Mackie College - Northern Kentucky

309 Buttermilk Pike
Fort Mitchell, KY 41017
(859) 341-5627

Brown Mackie College-Northern Kentucky offers one LVN program and this school is in the suburbs of Fort Mitchell, Kentucky. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the seventh largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering practical nursing.

16. Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College

700 College Rd
Cumberland, KY 40823
(606) 589-2145

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College is in town of Cumberland, Kentucky and this school offers one LVN program. Overall, 5,189 students seek degrees in 28 programs at this public school. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering practical nursing.

17. Big Sandy Community and Technical College

One Bert Combs Dr
Prestonsburg, KY 41653
(606) 886-3863x0

Big Sandy Community and Technical College offers one LVN program and it is located in Prestonsburg, KY. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the third largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering practical nursing.

18. Henderson Community College

2660 S Green St
Henderson, KY 42420-4699
(270) 827-1867

Henderson Community College, which is very close to Henderson, Kentucky, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public 2-year institution.

19. Somerset Community College

808 Monticello Street
Somerset, KY 42501-2973
(877) 629-9722

Somerset Community College offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public 2-year institution. It ranks third in terms of enrollment in the state of Kentucky.

20. Jefferson Community and Technical College

109 E Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202-2005
(502) 213-4000

Jefferson Community and Technical College, which is 0.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Louisville, KY and it offers one LVN program. It is a public 2-year institution.