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.
Community College of Baltimore County offers 1 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degree programs. It's a large, public, two-year college in a large suburb. In 2019, 34 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students graduated with students earning 34 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Wor-Wic Community College Salisbury, MD||41 : 1||2,890|
|Allegany College of Maryland Cumberland, MD||27 : 1||2,584|
|Frederick Community College Frederick, MD||60 : 1||6,129|
|Community College of Baltimore County Baltimore, MD||43 : 1||17,732|
|Cecil College North East, MD||44 : 1||2,377|
|Howard Community College Columbia, MD||45 : 1||9,110|
|Carroll Community College Westminster, MD||40 : 1||3,126|
|Hagerstown Community College Hagerstown, MD||49 : 1||3,848|
|Anne Arundel Community College Arnold, MD||48 : 1||12,655|
|College of Southern Maryland La Plata, MD||53 : 1||6,351|
|Prince George's Community College Largo, MD||51 : 1||11,788|
|Harford Community College Bel Air, MD||55 : 1||5,705|
|Baltimore City Community College Baltimore, MD||46 : 1||4,909|
|Washington Adventist University Takoma Park, MD||25 : 1||1,078|