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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in South Carolina

338 students earned Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in South Carolina in the 2018-2019 year.

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

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in South Carolina

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 335
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 335
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 3

Gender Distribution

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

Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in SC Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 41.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
  • White: 51.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 3.0%
Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in SC Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in South Carolina

In this state, there are 10,560 people employed in jobs related to a licensed practical/vocational nurse training degree, compared to 701,690 nationwide.

Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs Nationwide vs. SC

Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in South Carolina

In this state, licensed practical/vocational nurse training grads earn an average of $40,890. Nationwide, they make an average of $47,050.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

60 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,298 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 50%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,000 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,181 Total Students

94% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $7,694. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,705 Total Students

A typical student attending Horry-Georgetown Technical College will pay a net price of $5,206. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,400 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,747 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 97% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $22,700 after graduation.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,529 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,186. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,600 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

#6

Midlands Technical College

West Columbia
18 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,160 Total Students

92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, MTC grads earn an average salary of $25,300. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,276 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. In their early career, Northeastern Technical College grads earn an average salary of $21,300. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 27% are considered full time.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,351 Total Students

A typical student attending Trident Technical College will pay a net price of $4,409. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 91% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,400 a year.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
57 Total Students

100% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 10 to 1. A typical student attending Academy for Careers and Technology will pay a net price of $9,523.

#10

Aiken Technical College

Graniteville
13 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,236 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 27% are considered full time.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
483 Total Students

69% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in SC

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

Job Title SC Job Growth SC Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 12% $41,310

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

Major Annual Graduates in SC
Nursing Assistants & Aides 101

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