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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in Arizona

In 2018-2019, 326 students earned their Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in AZ.

As a degree choice, Licensed Practical Nursing is the 5th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in Arizona

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 175
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 175
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 151

Gender Distribution

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

Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.5%
  • Black or African American: 11.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 31.0%
  • White: 44.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 10.4%
Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in Arizona

6,810 people in the state and 701,690 in the nation are employed in jobs related to licensed practical/vocational nurse training.

Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in Arizona

In this state, licensed practical/vocational nurse training grads earn an average of $54,090. Nationwide, they make an average of $47,050.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Arizona that offer licensed practical/vocational nurse training degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

122 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,081 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 74% of students receive it. A typical student attending GateWay Community College will pay a net price of $7,131.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,594 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 27% are considered full time. A typical student attending Pima County Community College District will pay a net price of $3,817. Of all the students who attend this school, 70% get financial aid.

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,040 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 49% of students receive it. In their early career, Eastern Arizona College grads earn an average salary of $24,700. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,182 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. In their early career, NPC grads earn an average salary of $19,700. The full-time teacher rate is 51%.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,670 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 73% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $6,313.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,942 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. A typical student attending Glendale Community College will pay a net price of $7,079.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,387 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,600 a year. 100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,434 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. 85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

#9

Phoenix College

Phoenix
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,959 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $7,227.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,115 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,945. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,300 a year. 100% of the teachers are full time.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,976 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,861. 100% of the teachers are full time.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in AZ

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

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 32% $53,980

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

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Nursing Assistants & Aides 1,243
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 76

View all majors related to Licensed Practical Nursing

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