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.
Jefferson College offers 1 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degree programs. It's a small, public, two-year college in a outlying rural area. In 2019, 43 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students graduated with students earning 43 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton Fenton, MO||28 : 1||470|
|Hillyard Technical Center Saint Joseph, MO||70|
|Rolla Technical Institute/Center Rolla, MO||108|
|Applied Technology Services Sunset Hills, MO||143|
|State Technical College of Missouri Linn, MO||18 : 1||1,724|
|Concorde Career College-Kansas City Kansas City, MO||42 : 1||508|
|Kirksville Area Technical Center Kirksville, MO||35|
|Hannibal-LaGrange University Hannibal, MO||19 : 1||803|
|Bolivar Technical College Bolivar, MO||19 : 1||130|
|Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center Cape Girardeau, MO||246|
|Lex La-Ray Technical Center Lexington, MO||31|
|Warrensburg Area Career Center Warrensburg, MO||32|
|Saline County Career Center Marshall, MO||24|
|Texas County Technical College Houston, MO||14 : 1||54|
|South Central Career Center West Plains, MO||58|
|Four Rivers Career Center Washington, MO||35|
|Franklin Technology Center Adult Education Joplin, MO||137|
|Pike-Lincoln Technical Center Eolia, MO||34|
|North Central Missouri College Trenton, MO||46 : 1||1,746|
|Waynesville Career Center Waynesville, MO||34|