New Jersey contains 28 schools that offer LVN programs. The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, the highest-ranking LVN school in NJ, has a total student population of 7,559 and is the 267th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 LVN schools in New Jersey, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($40,716/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
LVN students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 49,540 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average yearly salary of $26,850. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this state earn $50,350/yr and there are 15,530 employed.
Also, within the LVN schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from LVN, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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