Connecticut contains eight schools that offer licensed practical nurse programs. Stone Academy-East Hartford, the highest-ranking licensed practical nurse school in CT, has a total student population of 215 and is the 1205th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 licensed practical nurse schools in Connecticut, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($36,090/yr), with Southern Connecticut State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,305/yr.
Licensed Practical Nurse students from Connecticut schools who go on to become licensed practical nurses, nurses, practical nurses, pediatric nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 728,670 people working as licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $40,900. Also, Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants make on average $24,980 per year and there are about 1,438,010 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 24,670 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $30,040. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $52,300/yr and there are 8,730 employed.
Also, within the licensed practical nurse schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from licensed practical nurse, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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