Connecticut contains twelve schools that offer LPN programs. Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing, the highest-ranking LPN school in CT, has a total student population of 151 and is the 1027th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 LPN schools in Connecticut, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($36,090/yr), with Housatonic Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,978/yr.
LPN students from Connecticut 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 Connecticut alone, there are 24,670 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $30,040. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $52,300/yr and there are 8,730 employed.
Also, within the LPN schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from LPN, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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