North Dakota contains eleven schools that offer licensed practical nurse programs. University of North Dakota, the highest-ranking licensed practical nurse school in ND, has a total student population of 13,172 and is the 1377th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 licensed practical nurse schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota comes out as the most expensive ($13,656/yr), with Turtle Mountain Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,031/yr.
Licensed Practical Nurse students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 6,720 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $23,790. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $34,810/yr and there are 3,300 employed.
Also, within the licensed practical nurse schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from licensed practical nurse, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
North Dakota Interesting Facts