Wisconsin contains 27 schools that offer LPN programs. Bellin College of Nursing, the highest-ranking LPN school in WI, has a total student population of 306 and is the 715th highest ranked school in America.
LPN students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 36,570 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $25,770. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $41,080/yr and there are 10,710 employed.
Also, within the LPN schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from LPN, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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