New York contains 93 schools that offer LPN programs. University of Rochester, the highest-ranking LPN school in NY, has a total student population of 9,506 and is the 76th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 93 LPN schools in New York, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, St Vincent Catholic Medical Center School of Nursing-Brooklyn and Queens comes out as the most expensive ($31,692/yr), with Erie 1 BOCES as the lowest recorded at only $4,464/yr.
LPN students from New York 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 New York alone, there are 100,410 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $30,850. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $41,910/yr and there are 45,130 employed.
Also, within the LPN schools in New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from LPN, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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