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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in Colorado

225 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Licensed Practical Nursing major is the 6th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in Colorado

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 185
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 185
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 40

Gender Distribution

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

Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.7%
  • Black or African American: 16.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 26.2%
  • White: 49.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 4.4%
Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in Colorado

5,550 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. CO

Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in Colorado

A typical salary for a licensed practical/vocational nurse training grad in the state is $51,210, compared to a typical salary of $47,050 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,066 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 93% of students get financical aid.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,262 Total Students

A typical student attending Otero JC will pay a net price of $10,679. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Graduates earn an average $25,100 after graduation.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,212 Total Students

In their early career, Pickens Technical College grads earn an average salary of $26,400. A typical student attending Pickens Technical College will pay a net price of $6,344. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#4

Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction
36 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
9,492 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.76 years. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 52%.

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
182 Total Students

A typical student attending Delta Montrose Technical College will pay a net price of $9,913. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 78% get financial aid.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,228 Total Students

A typical student attending Morgan Community College will pay a net price of $8,205. The student loan default rate is 8.90% which is lower than average. 87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,197 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,800 after earning their degree at this institution. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,880 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,400 a year. This public school has an average net price of $9,713.

#9

Colorado Mountain College

Glenwood Springs
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,688 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 70% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 18%. Graduates earn an average $28,900 after graduation.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,492 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 62% are considered full time. 87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,484.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in CO

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

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 22% $51,550

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

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Nursing Assistants & Aides 1,883
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 118

View all majors related to Licensed Practical Nursing

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