There are schools offering LPN programs in Missouri!
Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Missouri
Your Favorite Schools
Hannibal Career and Technical Center, which was ranked 47th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Missouri that has a LPN program. It is located in Hannibal. 20 students graduated with a certificate in LPN from Hannibal Career and Technical Center in 2010.
Nichols Career Center, which was ranked 53rd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Missouri that has a LPN program. It is located in Jefferson City. In 2010, 24 students graduated from Nichols Career Center LPN program.
Four Rivers Career Center, which is located in Washington, is the third-ranked school in Missouri that has a LPN program. It received a ranking of 56th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 31 students graduated from Four Rivers Career Center LPN program. Tuition at Four Rivers Career Center was $12,193 per year.
Tuition at Missouri's LPN schools ranges from $26,200 per year to $1,920 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,143 per year. In 2010, the following Missouri LPN schools had the highest tuition rates:
- St. Louis College of Health Careers - located in Fenton, students are charged $26,200 per year
- Four Rivers Career Center - located in Washington, students are charged $12,193 per year
- Sanford-Brown College - located in Saint Peters, students are charged $10,578 per year
The following Missouri LPN schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- St Charles Community College - located in Saint Peters, students are charged $1,920 per year
- Jefferson College - located in Hillsboro, students are charged $2,040 per year
- Moberly Area Community College - located in Moberly, students are charged $2,280 per year
A LPN certificate from a Missouri school... what next?
Most people who graduate from LPN school in Missouri go on to work as a licensed practical nurse. 18,170 licensed practical nurses were working in Missouri in 2010. The largest populations of Missouri licensed practical nurses are working in the following counties:
- Bond County - 7,160 licensed practical nurses
- Franklin County - 4,700 licensed practical nurses
- Audrain County - 1,760 licensed practical nurses
The government projects that by 2018, the number of licensed practical nurses in the state of Missouri will grow to 20,400. This would require a 11% growth in the profession.
On average, a licensed practical nurse earns a salary of $35,870 per year in Missouri state. However, this number is only an average. licensed practical nurses in Missouri had varying salaries from $24,120 to $44,310 per year in 2010. The counties in Missouri with the highest average salary for a licensed practical nurse are:
- Bond County - $39,010 per year
- Franklin County - $38,700 per year
- Boone County - $35,090 per year
The Missouri counties with the lowest average salary for licensed practical nurses are:
- Jasper County - $30,570 per year
- Butler County - $31,850 per year
- Adair County - $31,850 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Missouri statistics regarding a career in nursing and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as LPN or RN to MSN.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Certificate in Nursing in Missouri
Want to study at your own time and pace?
Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!View Online Schools
Featured Online Schools
|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,407 miles from location||Ozarks Technical Community College||Springfield||MO||11.4627||n/a||12,884|
|6,259 miles from location||St Charles Community College||Saint Peters||MO||10.8568||n/a||7,814|
|6,255 miles from location||Jefferson College||Hillsboro||MO||18.6583||n/a||5,788|
|6,356 miles from location||Moberly Area Community College||Moberly||MO||17.7037||n/a||4,952|
|6,472 miles from location||Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley||Kansas City||MO||9.3452||n/a||4,656|
|6,401 miles from location||State Fair Community College||Sedalia||MO||16.3254||n/a||4,263|
|6,251 miles from location||Mineral Area College||Park Hills||MO||18.8434||n/a||3,671|
|6,416 miles from location||North Central Missouri College||Trenton||MO||22.466||n/a||1,802|
|6,260 miles from location||Sanford-Brown College||Saint Peters||MO||24.7073||n/a||779|
|6,471 miles from location||Franklin Technology-MSSU||Joplin||MO||31.8145||n/a||226|
|6,250 miles from location||St. Louis College of Health Careers||Fenton||MO||33.2897||n/a||200|
|6,333 miles from location||Texas County Technical Institute||Houston||MO||36.906||100%||186|
|6,320 miles from location||Rolla Technical Institute||Rolla||MO||32.7748||n/a||177|
|6,480 miles from location||Hillyard Technical Center||Saint Joseph||MO||33.8139||n/a||164|
|6,241 miles from location||Applied Technology Services||Saint Louis||MO||38.2649||100%||138|
|6,201 miles from location||Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center||Cape Girardeau||MO||29.2624||n/a||138|
|6,327 miles from location||South Central Career Center||West Plains||MO||31.7599||n/a||121|
|6,343 miles from location||Nichols Career Center||Jefferson City||MO||47.0264||100%||78|
|6,249 miles from location||Poplar Bluff School District Practical Nurse Program||Poplar Bluff||MO||41.7766||100%||70|
|6,361 miles from location||Kirksville Area Technical Center||Kirksville||MO||43.307||100%||67|
|6,279 miles from location||Pike-Lincoln Technical Center||Eolia||MO||38.9774||100%||56|
|6,201 miles from location||Sikeston Career and Technology Center||Sikeston||MO||35.9231||100%||51|
|6,371 miles from location||Lebanon Technology and Career Center||Lebanon||MO||34.48||n/a||50|
|6,351 miles from location||Waynesville Career Center||Waynesville||MO||38.5667||n/a||49|
|6,351 miles from location||Columbia Area Vocational Technical School||Columbia||MO||36.3446||100%||43|
|6,432 miles from location||Lex La-Ray Technical Center||Lexington||MO||30.0167||n/a||43|
|6,463 miles from location||Nevada Regional Technical Center||Nevada||MO||37.5206||n/a||38|
|6,299 miles from location||Hannibal Career and Technical Center||Hannibal||MO||53.1509||83%||37|
|6,280 miles from location||Four Rivers Career Center||Washington||MO||43.6443||100%||37|
|6,481 miles from location||Northland Career Center||Platte City||MO||33.6107||n/a||37|
|6,397 miles from location||Saline County Career Center||Marshall||MO||35.037||100%||35|
|6,212 miles from location||Pemiscot County Special School District||Hayti||MO||30.9665||n/a||26|
|6,374 miles from location||Boonslick Technical Education Center||Boonville||MO||36.3251||100%||25|
|6,365 miles from location||Eldon Career Center||Eldon||MO||32.4036||66%||22|
|6,229 miles from location||Kennett Career and Technology Center||Kennett||MO||34.0661||n/a||21|
Curious what studying LPN gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Missouri
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses +||18,170||$35,870||3.4%|
Got your degree? Time to find a job!
Below are LPN related jobs in Missouri