Coral Springs, FL (population: 125,980) has twenty-one LPN schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Miami, the highest ranked school in this group with a LPN program, has a total student population of 15,629. It is the 69th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Florida.
LPN students from Coral Springs 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 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach Metropolitan area alone, there are 6,670 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $23,250. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $40,680/yr and there are 2,770 employed.
Coral Springs lies in Broward county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach Metropolitan area has 715,320 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $40,790 average annual salary. Thus, about 4 out of every 1000 jobs in Coral Springs are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 9/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
Of the 21 LPN schools with a 100-mile radius of Coral Springs, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Coral Ridge Nurses Assistant Training School Inc comes out as the most expensive ($28,644/yr) for LPN students, with Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center as the lowest, reported at only $774/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Coral Springs|
|Coconut Creek||FL||51,117||1||19.1074||42||5.0 miles|
|Pompano Beach||FL||101,930||4||24.0374||34||8.3 miles|
|Deerfield Beach||FL||75,503||1||1.86135||0||9.1 miles|
|Boca Raton||FL||86,084||4||34.4533||150||11.6 miles|
|Fort Lauderdale||FL||184,625||11||23.9607||338||11.7 miles|
|Delray Beach||FL||64,829||0||-||0||16.3 miles|
|Pembroke Pines||FL||146,408||0||-||0||18.7 miles|
|Boynton Beach||FL||69,913||1||0.00884495||0||21.2 miles|
|Miami Gardens||FL||113,813||3||37.6424||120||22.8 miles|
|North Miami Beach||FL||-||1||30.306||3||24.1 miles|
|Miami Lakes||FL||-||1||11.3357||23||25.2 miles|
|North Miami||FL||55,954||1||20.3506||19||26.2 miles|
|Lake Worth||FL||-||2||25.2639||114||27.0 miles|
|Miami Beach||FL||84,633||4||12.1922||6||32.7 miles|
|West Palm Beach||FL||99,706||6||33.5336||149||34.2 miles|
|Coral Gables||FL||43,646||1||80.2467||177||39.4 miles|
|Port Saint Lucie||FL||163,859||0||-||0||70.1 miles|
|Bonita Springs||FL||44,290||0||-||0||95.0 miles|