Oklahoma contains 38 schools that offer licensed practical nurse programs. Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee, the highest-ranking licensed practical nurse school in OK, has a total student population of 706 and is the 806th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 38 licensed practical nurse schools in Oklahoma, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Platt College-OKC Central Campus comes out as the most expensive ($32,460/yr), with Kiamichi Technology Center-McAlester as the lowest recorded at only $1,310/yr.
Licensed Practical Nurse students from Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma alone, there are 18,500 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $20,290. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $32,790/yr and there are 14,270 employed.
Also, within the licensed practical nurse schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from licensed practical nurse, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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