Michigan contains 29 schools that offer licensed practical nurse programs. Madonna University, the highest-ranking licensed practical nurse school in MI, has a total student population of 4,211 and is the 365th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 29 licensed practical nurse schools in Michigan, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Detroit Mercy comes out as the most expensive ($18,085/yr), with Alpena Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,805/yr.
Licensed Practical Nurse students from Michigan 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 Michigan alone, there are 49,680 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $25,820. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $42,540/yr and there are 18,720 employed.
Also, within the licensed practical nurse schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from licensed practical nurse, there are 6233 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,809 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,088, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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