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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in Georgia

1,071 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Licensed Practical Nursing is the 4th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in Georgia

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 842
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 842
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 229

Gender Distribution

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

Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 37.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.1%
  • White: 55.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 1.3%
Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in Georgia

In this state, there are 24,290 people employed in jobs related to a licensed practical/vocational nurse training degree, compared to 701,690 nationwide.

Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in Georgia

In this state, licensed practical/vocational nurse training grads earn an average of $41,690. Nationwide, they make an average of $47,050.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 23 colleges in Georgia that offer licensed practical/vocational nurse training degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

293 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,669 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $540. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Wiregrass Georgia Technical College grads earn an average salary of $20,300.

82 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,498 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $20,700 a year. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 60%.

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,244 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $20,000 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. This public school has an average net price of $2,427.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,616 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,600 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $2,172. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

61 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,973 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending Southwest Georgia Technical College will pay a net price of $393. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,246 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,800 a year.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,079 Total Students

13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,500 a year. 89% of students get financical aid.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,074 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $3,187. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. In their early career, West Georgia Technical College grads earn an average salary of $23,500.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,972 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,100 after earning their degree at this institution. 97% of students get financical aid. 59% of the teachers are full time.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,184 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,400 a year. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in GA

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

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 11% $41,890

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

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Nursing Assistants & Aides 2,081

View all majors related to Licensed Practical Nursing

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