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.
Pasadena City College offers 2 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degree programs. It's a very large, public, two-year college in a midsize city. In 2019, 16 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students graduated with students earning 16 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Stanbridge University Irvine, CA||20 : 1||1,364|
|Career Care Institute Lancaster, CA||17 : 1||640|
|American Career College-Anaheim Anaheim, CA||44 : 1||1,135|
|North-West College-Van Nuys Van Nuys, CA||198|
|American Career College-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA||49 : 1||1,567|
|Citrus College Glendora, CA||75 : 1||13,130|
|Pacific College Costa Mesa, CA||51 : 1||255|
|Angeles Institute ARTESIA, CA||84|
|Long Beach City College Long Beach, CA||74 : 1||24,127|
|CES College Burbank, CA||126|
|University of Antelope Valley Lancaster, CA||51 : 1||814|
|Hacienda La Puente Adult Education La Puente, CA||45 : 1||812|
|Homestead Schools Torrance, CA||182|
|Career Development Institute Inc Los Angeles, CA||127|
|Marian Health Careers Center-Van Nuys Campus Van Nuys, CA||128|
|Marian Health Careers Center-Los Angeles Campus Los Angeles, CA||210|
|California Career Institute Garden Grove, CA||147|
|Rio Hondo College Whittier, CA||94 : 1||19,358|
|North-West College-Glendale Glendale, CA||154|
|Downey Adult School Downey, CA||613|