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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in South Dakota

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

In this state, Licensed Practical Nursing is the 2nd most popular major out of a total 10 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in South Dakota

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 188
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 188
Associate’s Degree 3

Gender Distribution

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

Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in SD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.2%
  • White: 85.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 7.9%
Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in SD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in South Dakota

There are 1,870 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. SD

Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in South Dakota

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training grads earn an average of $38,630 in the state and $47,050 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in South Dakota that offer licensed practical/vocational nurse training degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,380 Total Students

A typical student attending Southeast Tech will pay a net price of $13,779. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,228 Total Students

In their early career, LATI grads earn an average salary of $34,100. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,214 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. A typical student attending Western Dakota Tech will pay a net price of $15,987. Graduates earn an average $28,700 after graduation.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,162 Total Students

The 7.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,725. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
549 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 86% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $14,200 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in SD

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

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 2% $38,510

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

Major Annual Graduates in SD
Nursing Assistants & Aides 12

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