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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in Alabama

In 2018-2019, 1,436 students earned their Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in AL.

In this state, Licensed Practical Nursing is the 2nd most popular major out of a total 12 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in Alabama

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1,436
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1,436

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a licensed practical/vocational nurse training major is more popular with women than with men.

Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of licensed practical/vocational nurse training majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 20.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.8%
  • White: 72.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 3.1%
Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in Alabama

There are 12,190 people in the state and 701,690 people in the nation working in licensed practical/vocational nurse training jobs.

Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in Alabama

A typical salary for a licensed practical/vocational nurse training grad in the state is $38,230, compared to a typical salary of $47,050 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 19 colleges in Alabama that offer licensed practical/vocational nurse training degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

198 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,057 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,900 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,531.

171 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,745 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,617. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. 32% of the teachers are full time.

149 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,736 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 83% get financial aid. In their early career, GSCC grads earn an average salary of $21,200.

119 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,736 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,361. 32% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,000 a year.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,419 Total Students

25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,800 a year. This public school has an average net price of $6,141.

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,531 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 81% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,230. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

100 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,610 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $21,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 58%.

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,539 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 48%. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. A typical student attending NW-SCC will pay a net price of $6,999.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,860 Total Students

In their early career, Bishop State Community College grads earn an average salary of $19,100. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,262. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 54% are considered full time.

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,350 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time. 73% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in AL

Some of the careers licensed practical/vocational nurse training majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 7% $38,010

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to licensed practical/vocational nurse training.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Nursing Assistants & Aides 147
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 47

View all majors related to Licensed Practical Nursing

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