Georgia contains 54 schools that offer LVN programs. Emory University, the highest-ranking LVN school in GA, has a total student population of 12,930 and is the 30th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 54 LVN schools in Georgia, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Emory University comes out as the most expensive ($25,060/yr), with Bainbridge College as the lowest recorded at only $2,087/yr.
LVN students from Georgia schools who go on to become licensed vocational nurses, nurses, LVNs, 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 Georgia alone, there are 36,820 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $21,050. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $36,170/yr and there are 25,110 employed.
Also, within the LVN schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from LVN, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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