Illinois contains one school that offers LPN to BSN programs. South University-Montgomery has a total student population of 661 and is the 4177th highest ranked school in America.
LPN to BSN students from Illinois schools who go on to become nurses, LPNs, RNs, nurse educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,583,770 people working as registered nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Also, Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses make on average $40,900 per year and there are about 728,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Illinois alone, there are 24,390 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average yearly salary of $41,240. Registered nurses in this state earn $65,440/yr and there are 116,340 employed.
Also, within the LPN to BSN schools in Illinois, the average student population is 3,360 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from LPN to BSN, there are 7983 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,830 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,282, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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