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112 students earned Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in New Mexico in the 2018-2019 year.

A Licensed Practical Nursing major is the 3rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in New Mexico

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 112
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 112

Gender Distribution

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

Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 1.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 56.2%
  • White: 34.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 6.2%
Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 2,180 people employed in jobs related to a licensed practical/vocational nurse training degree, compared to 701,690 nationwide.

Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in New Mexico

A typical salary for a licensed practical/vocational nurse training grad in the state is $47,560, compared to a typical salary of $47,050 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in New Mexico that offer licensed practical/vocational nurse training degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,902 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 41%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,855.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
4% Graduation Rate
1,119 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.67 years. In their early career, Northern New Mexico College grads earn an average salary of $23,900.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,921 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $6,593. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,054 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,800 a year. 96% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $5,313.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,327 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,079. The full-time teacher rate is 51%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,110 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, SFCC grads earn an average salary of $24,900.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,043 Total Students

A typical student attending Luna Community College will pay a net price of $3,039. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,700 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in NM

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

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 9% $47,740

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Nursing Assistants & Aides 542
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 44

View all majors related to Licensed Practical Nursing

View Nationwide Licensed Practical Nursing Report

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