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.
Northwest Mississippi Community College offers 1 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, two-year college in a faraway town. In 2019, 97 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students graduated with students earning 97 Certificates.
Hinds Community College offers 1 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degree programs. It's a large, public, two-year college in a outlying town. In 2019, 113 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students graduated with students earning 113 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia, MS||35 : 1||7,537|
|Meridian Community College Meridian, MS||25 : 1||3,402|
|Copiah-Lincoln Community College Wesson, MS||30 : 1||3,113|
|Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston, MS||32 : 1||8,954|
|Hinds Community College Raymond, MS||28 : 1||11,827|
|Jones County Junior College Ellisville, MS||32 : 1||4,536|
|Pearl River Community College Poplarville, MS||27 : 1||5,157|
|Itawamba Community College Fulton, MS||32 : 1||4,768|
|Holmes Community College Goodman, MS||41 : 1||5,529|
|Mississippi Delta Community College Moorhead, MS||25 : 1||2,516|
|East Central Community College Decatur, MS||29 : 1||2,419|
|East Mississippi Community College Scooba, MS||39 : 1||3,832|
|Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville, MS||30 : 1||3,606|
|Southwest Mississippi Community College Summit, MS||31 : 1||2,128|
|Coahoma Community College Clarksdale, MS||23 : 1||1,808|