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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in Missouri

In 2018-2019, 923 students earned their Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in MO.

A Licensed Practical Nursing major is the 2nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in Missouri

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 923
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 923

Gender Distribution

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

Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in MO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.8%
  • Black or African American: 16.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.5%
  • White: 73.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.1%
  • Other Races: 5.0%
Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in MO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in Missouri

There are 15,210 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. MO

Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in Missouri

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training grads earn an average of $42,580 in the state and $47,050 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 28 colleges in Missouri that offer licensed practical/vocational nurse training degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

91 Degrees in Major Awarded
143 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,300 a year. The 5.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

83 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,762 Total Students

94% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 20%.

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,746 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,053. Graduates earn an average $26,700 after graduation. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,288 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 91% of students receive it. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,723. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

54 Degrees in Major Awarded
470 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 46% are considered full time. The 7.40% student loan default rate is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $19,500 a year.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
35 Total Students

94% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,682. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 3 to 1.

#7

Jefferson College

Hillsboro
43 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,196 Total Students

In their early career, JeffCo grads earn an average salary of $25,400. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,990. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
508 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,000 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 91% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 78% are considered full time.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
246 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $12,976. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.70%.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
35 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $13,922. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. The student loan default rate of 5.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
803 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private school has an average net price of $21,189. The student loan default rate is 5.70% which is lower than average.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in MO

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

Job Title MO Job Growth MO Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 8% $42,540

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

Major Annual Graduates in MO
Nursing Assistants & Aides 85
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 60

View all majors related to Licensed Practical Nursing

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