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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in Virginia

1,471 students earned Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in Virginia in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Licensed Practical Nursing is the 2nd most popular major in the state out of a total 16 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in Virginia

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 1,107
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1,107
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 364

Gender Distribution

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

Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in VA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 45.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.7%
  • White: 41.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 5.1%
Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in VA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in Virginia

There are 21,060 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. VA

Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in Virginia

A typical salary for a licensed practical/vocational nurse training grad in the state is $44,850, compared to a typical salary of $47,050 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 29 colleges in Virginia that offer licensed practical/vocational nurse training degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

ECPI University

Virginia Beach
671 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
12,947 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. It takes the average student 4.01 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 44%.

183 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,082 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,400 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,023. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

168 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,430 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $19,900 after earning their degree at this institution. 31% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid.

53 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,828 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $19,900 after graduation.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
369 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 53% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 80% get financial aid. This private school has an average net price of $28,557.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
235 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 5 to 1. Graduates earn an average $24,200 after graduation. 79% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
123 Total Students

8 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,506 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,344. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 32% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 24 to 1.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,827 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,800 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 25 to 1. 82% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
654 Total Students

In their early career, ESCC grads earn an average salary of $20,300. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in VA

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

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 18% $43,380

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

Major Annual Graduates in VA
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 237
Nursing Assistants & Aides 26

View all majors related to Licensed Practical Nursing

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