Columbus, OH (population: 768,662) has three LVN schools within its city limits. Adult and Community Education-Hudson, the highest ranked school in the city with a LVN program, has a total student population of 129. It is the 1024th highest ranked school in the USA and the 56th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
LVN students from Columbus 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 Columbus area alone, there are 8,520 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $24,970. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $41,950/yr and there are 5,380 employed.
Columbus lies in Delaware county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Columbus area has 908,190 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $20.70/hr average worker wage, and a $43,070 average annual salary. Thus, about 5.928 out of every 1000 jobs in Columbus are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 9.378/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
Of the 3 LVN schools in Columbus, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Adult and Community Education-Hudson comes out as the most expensive ($19,392/yr) for LVN students, with Columbus State Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,330/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Columbus|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||13.7 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||46.5 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||49.3 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||72.1 miles|
|Rio Grande||OH||-||3||18.3873||146||83.4 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||85.7 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||88.6 miles|