Deltona, FL (population: 84,707) has twenty-six LPN schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Bradford-Union Area Career Technical Center, the highest ranked school in this group with a LPN program, has a total student population of 177. It is the 1093rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 41st highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami).
LPN students from Deltona 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 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach area alone, there are 2,630 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $23,680. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $38,200/yr and there are 1,140 employed.
Deltona lies in Volusia county, which is one of the 49 counties in Florida. Overall, the Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach area has 155,100 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $17/hr average worker wage, and a $34,560 average annual salary. Thus, about 7 out of every 1000 jobs in Deltona are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 17/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
Of the 26 LPN schools with a 100-mile radius of Deltona, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Herzing College comes out as the most expensive ($28,998/yr) for LPN students, with Technical Education Center-Osceola as the lowest, reported at only $2,352/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Deltona|
|Lake Mary||FL||-||1||18.3465||21||12.3 miles|
|South Daytona||FL||-||1||30.9321||7||21.6 miles|
|Daytona Beach||FL||63,815||4||31.0595||184||21.6 miles|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||22.8 miles|
|Palm Coast||FL||76,000||0||-||0||45.7 miles|
|Saint Augustine||FL||-||2||46.0117||74||68.4 miles|
|Saint Leo||FL||-||1||24.1963||100||75.0 miles|
|Orange Park||FL||-||3||22.5405||26||91.9 miles|