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LPN Schools in Louisiana

There are 15 Louisiana schools offering LPN programs. 2,009 students graduated with degrees from Louisiana LPN schools in 2010.

Overview

1,304 students graduate from programs in this state in practical nursing, on average, every year. This accounts for 3% of students who US schools graduate from LPN programs. In 2010, 2,009 students graduated with certificates in practical nursing.

15 LPN schools are located in this state. Out of these, while four schools are private, 11 schools are public. Public LPN school tuition varies from $1,032 to $2,955, while private LPN school tuitions are $22,100.

Average tuition for programs in practical nursing is $2,083. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $1,032 each year, is at South Central Louisiana Technical College-Young Memorial, while the highest tuition for programs in practical nursing, which is $22,100 each year, is at the Delta College of Arts & Technology.

LPN Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

1,304 students graduate from programs in this state in practical nursing, on average, every year. This accounts for 3% of students who US schools graduate from LPN programs. In 2010, 2,009 students graduated with certificates in practical nursing.

LPN Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 473
  • Certificate 2007: 533
  • Certificate 2008: 600
  • Certificate 2009: 1000
  • Certificate 2010: 2009

LPN Program Availability in Louisiana

Schools in this state offer a total of 15 LPN programs.

LPN Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Certificate: 15

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: 28090
  • 25th Percentile: 32370
  • Median: 37060
  • 75th Percentile: 42990
  • 90th Percentile: 48510

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: 31490
  • Median Salary 2007: 33110
  • Median Salary 2008: 35360
  • Median Salary 2009: 36780
  • Median Salary 2010: 37060
  • Total Employed 2006: 18310
  • Total Employed 2007: 18490
  • Total Employed 2008: 19140
  • Total Employed 2009: 19950
  • Total Employed 2010: 22060

Louisiana vs National LPN Employment

Louisiana vs National LPN Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 3.021% (22060)

LPN Schools in Louisiana

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1. L E Fletcher Technical Community College

310 St Charles St
Houma, LA 70360-2863
(985) 857-3655

L E Fletcher Technical Community College offers one program in practical nursing and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Houma, LA. It is one of 14 technical colleges in Louisiana. This school is the tenth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering practical nursing.

2. Delta College Inc

19231 N. 6th Street
Covington, LA 70433-8947
(985) 892-6651

Delta College Inc is in the suburbs of Covington, Louisiana and this school offers one program in practical nursing. It is a for-profit institution. This school is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in practical nursing.

3. Capital Area Technical College - Baton Rouge

3250 North Acadian Thruway East
Baton Rouge, LA 70805
(225) 359-9201

Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge is near the center of the city and this school offers one LPN program. Overall, 3,900 students pursue degrees in 33 Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge programs.

4. Nunez Community College

3710 Paris Rd
Chalmette, LA 70043
(504) 278-6200

Nunez Community College offers one LPN program and it is located in the suburbs of Chalmette, Louisiana. This college is one of 9 community colleges in Louisiana. It is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering practical nursing.

5. Compass Career College

42353 Deluxe Plaza- Suite 16
Hammond, LA 70403
(985) 419-2050

Compass Career College offers one program in practical nursing and it is in Hammond, LA. This vocational school is a for-profit institution.

6. Sowela Technical Community College

3820 J Bennett Johnston Ave
Lake Charles, LA 70616
(337) 491-2698

Sowela Technical Community College offers one program in practical nursing and this school, which is 3.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Lake Charles, LA. This school is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks eighth in the state of Louisiana.

7. Northwest Louisiana Technical College

814 Constable Street
Minden, LA 71055-0000
(318) 371-3035

Northwest Louisiana Technical College is in town of Minden, Louisiana and this school offers one LPN program. 3,037 students pursue degrees in 41 programs at this public school, overall. This technical college is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering LPN programs.

8. Acadiana Technical College - Lafayette

1101 Bertrand Dr
Lafayette, LA 70506-4909
(337) 262-5962

Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette offers one LPN program and it is 1.8 miles from the center of the city. It is one of 14 technical colleges in Louisiana. In terms of programs, this technical college is the biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering practical nursing.

9. Northshore Technical College - Sullivan Main

1710 Sullivan Dr
Bogalusa, LA 70427
(985) 732-6640x100

Northshore Technical College-Sullivan Main is in town of Bogalusa, Louisiana and it offers one program in practical nursing. 3,531 students seek degrees in 30 programs at this school, overall. This school is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering practical nursing in terms of programs.

10. The Delta College of Arts & Technology

7380 Exchange Place
Baton Rouge, LA 70806-1529
(225) 928-7770

The Delta College of Arts & Technology offers one program in practical nursing and this school, which is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Baton Rouge, LA.

11. Central Louisiana Technical College - Alexandria

4311 South MacArthur Drive
Alexandria, LA 71302-3137
(318) 487-5443x160

Central Louisiana Technical College-Alexandria offers one LPN program and it is 3.6 miles from the center of the city. It is one of 14 technical colleges in Louisiana. This very small school is the fifth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering practical nursing.

12. Northeast Louisiana Technical College - Delta Ouachita

609 Vocational Pky
West Monroe, LA 71292-9064
(318) 397-6100

Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Delta Ouachita is located in West Monroe, Louisiana, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in practical nursing. This technical college is a public 2-year institution.

13. South Central Louisiana Technical College - Young Memorial

900 Youngs Road
Morgan City, LA 70380
(985) 380-2436

South Central Louisiana Technical College-Young Memorial offers one LPN program and this school, which is very close to Morgan City, Louisiana, is in a rural setting. It is one of 14 technical colleges in Louisiana.

14. Delgado Community College

615 City Park Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 361-6410

Delgado Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in New Orleans, LA and it offers one program in practical nursing. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the fifth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering practical nursing.

15. Our Lady of the Lake College

7434 Perkins Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808-4380
(225) 768-1700

Our Lady of the Lake College, which is near the center of the city, is in Baton Rouge, LA and it offers one program in practical nursing. 1,860 students pursue degrees in 25 programs at this specialized school, overall.