Morgantown, WV has one LVN school within its city limits. Monongalia County Technical Education Center has a total student population of 120. It is the 933rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 16th highest in the state of West Virginia (#1 is Marshall University).
LVN students from Morgantown 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 Morgantown area alone, there are 1,030 employed nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants earning an average salary of $21,370. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in this area earn $32,790/yr and there are 560 employed.
Morgantown lies in Monongalia county, which is one of the 16 counties in West Virginia. Overall, the Morgantown area has 56,590 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.6% unemployment rate, $17.57/hr average worker wage, and a $36,540 average annual salary. Thus, about 9.935 out of every 1000 jobs in Morgantown are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses, and 18.192/1000 are held by nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Monongalia County Technical Education Center ends up costing a student $4,696/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Morgantown|
|Saint Clairsville||OH||-||2||11.9339||47||58.9 miles|
|Bel Air||MD||-||2||17.834||59||59.4 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||98.8 miles|