Being in the medical and health field can be one of the most rewarding careers a person can obtain. For those interested in dipping into the nursing field, a licensed practical nurse (LPN) degree can be perfect. An LPN’s role is typically to provide basic nursing care and comfort for the patients, as well as reporting the status of patients to registered nurses and doctors.
Most jobs require completing an accredited practical nursing program, which usually takes about one year to complete. Once completed, your must complete the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN) to obtain a license and begin working as an LPN.
Sullivan University offers 1 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degree programs. It's a small, private for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 44 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students graduated with students earning 44 Certificates.
West Kentucky Community and Technical College offers 2 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, two-year college in a remote town. In 2019, 583 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students graduated with students earning 583 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Beckfield College-Florence Florence, KY||39 : 1||710|
|Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Louisville, KY||33 : 1||2,126|
|Sullivan University Louisville, KY||21 : 1||3,318|
|West Kentucky Community and Technical College Paducah, KY||55 : 1||6,327|
|Ashland Community and Technical College Ashland, KY||38 : 1||2,598|
|Madisonville Community College Madisonville, KY||46 : 1||3,737|
|Gateway Community and Technical College Florence, KY||64 : 1||4,763|
|ATA College Louisville, KY||33 : 1||332|
|Maysville Community and Technical College Maysville, KY||47 : 1||3,889|
|Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Cumberland, KY||49 : 1||3,503|
|Henderson Community College Henderson, KY||41 : 1||1,608|
|Hazard Community and Technical College Hazard, KY||41 : 1||3,245|
|Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College Bowling Green, KY||45 : 1||4,304|
|Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville, KY||49 : 1||2,655|
|Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro, KY||51 : 1||4,004|
|Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown, KY||58 : 1||6,648|
|Big Sandy Community and Technical College Prestonsburg, KY||33 : 1||2,718|
|Jefferson Community and Technical College Louisville, KY||69 : 1||12,560|
|Somerset Community College Somerset, KY||42 : 1||5,644|
|Bluegrass Community and Technical College Lexington, KY||53 : 1||10,143|