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.
Chaffey College offers 3 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degree programs. It's a very large, public, two-year college in a large suburb. In 2019, 41 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students graduated with students earning 23 Associate's degrees, and 18 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Chaffey College Rancho Cucamonga, CA||92 : 1||22,731|
|American Career College-Ontario Ontario, CA||53 : 1||1,326|
|Riverside City College Riverside, CA||80 : 1||21,118|
|Beaumont Adult School Beaumont, CA||88|
|College of the Desert Palm Desert, CA||75 : 1||11,919|
|North-West College-Riverside Riverside, CA||560|
|Copper Mountain Community College Joshua Tree, CA||53 : 1||1,533|
|California Nurses Educational Institute Palm Springs, CA||217|
|Platt College-Riverside Riverside, CA||39 : 1||473|
|Platt College-Ontario Ontario, CA||36 : 1||572|
|Palo Verde College Blythe, CA||142 : 1||4,540|
|Mt San Jacinto Community College District San Jacinto, CA||80 : 1||15,597|