Fayetteville, NC (population: 177,632) has one LPN school within its city limits. Fayetteville Technical Community College has a total student population of 11,203. It is the 5548th highest ranked school in the USA and the 132nd highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University).
LPN students from Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville area alone, there are 750 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $26,210. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $40,970/yr and there are 1,150 employed.
Fayetteville lies in Cumberland county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Fayetteville area has 126,070 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $16.90/hr average worker wage, and a $35,150 average annual salary. Thus, about 9.132 out of every 1000 jobs in Fayetteville are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 5.966/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Fayetteville Technical Community College ends up costing a student $13,508/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Fayetteville|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||60.0 miles|
|Rocky Mount||NC||57,428||2||10.9274||84||86.9 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||88.3 miles|
|Myrtle Beach||SC||-||3||18.832||7||95.5 miles|