Indiana contains 37 schools that offer LPN programs. Valparaiso University, the highest-ranking LPN school in IN, has a total student population of 4,065 and is the 188th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 37 LPN schools in Indiana, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis comes out as the most expensive ($23,445/yr), with Marion Community Schools Tucker Career & Technology as the lowest recorded at only $2,676/yr.
LPN students from Indiana 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 Indiana alone, there are 33,460 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $23,740. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $37,920/yr and there are 20,610 employed.
Also, within the LPN schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from LPN, there are 4523 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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