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.
Central Lakes College-Brainerd offers 1 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degree programs. It's a small, public, two-year college in a remote town. In 2019, 32 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students graduated with students earning 32 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Rasmussen College-Minnesota St. Cloud, MN||49 : 1||3,971|
|Alexandria Technical & Community College Alexandria, MN||41 : 1||2,591|
|Dakota County Technical College Rosemount, MN||41 : 1||2,433|
|Anoka Technical College Anoka, MN||33 : 1||1,838|
|Ridgewater College Willmar, MN||33 : 1||3,255|
|Central Lakes College-Brainerd Brainerd, MN||54 : 1||4,357|
|Minnesota West Community and Technical College Granite Falls, MN||47 : 1||3,421|
|Riverland Community College Austin, MN||51 : 1||3,475|
|Minnesota State Community and Technical College Fergus Falls, MN||49 : 1||6,086|
|Hennepin Technical College Brooklyn Park, MN||45 : 1||4,625|
|Northland Community and Technical College Thief River Falls, MN||37 : 1||3,220|
|Saint Paul College Saint Paul, MN||57 : 1||6,656|
|South Central College North Mankato, MN||33 : 1||2,775|
|Northwest Technical College Bemidji, MN||50 : 1||947|
|Mesabi Range College Virginia, MN||38 : 1||1,021|
|Itasca Community College Grand Rapids, MN||42 : 1||1,062|
|Minnesota State College Southeast Winona, MN||44 : 1||1,930|
|St Cloud Technical and Community College Saint Cloud, MN||45 : 1||4,134|
|Lake Superior College Duluth, MN||59 : 1||5,230|
|Pine Technical & Community College Pine City, MN||78 : 1||1,951|