Alaska contains one school that offers LPN programs. Alaska Vocational Technical Center has a total student population of 820 and is the 871st highest ranked school in America.
LPN students from Alaska schools who go on to become licensed practical nurses, nurses, LPNs, licensed vocational 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 Alaska alone, there are 1,910 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $32,390. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $46,500/yr and there are 590 employed.
Also, within the LPN schools in Alaska, the average student population is 3,367 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from LPN, there are 486 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,464, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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