LVN in Nevada

The Top 3 Online Schools: Get Free Info

  • Walden University Btn_top_more_info
  • Capella University Btn_top_more_info
  • American Intercontinental University Btn_top_more_info
Ad_cliff_notes Ad_open_courseware Never-leave-home

There are schools offering LVN programs in Nevada!

You may want to consider online colleges as well!
Great programs and courses just at the click of your finger!
 

Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Nevada


Around 0.0% of Nevada's graduates graduate from nursing certificate programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 0 licensed vocational nurses graduate from Nevada's 2 LVN schools.

Top Schools

College of Southern Nevada, which is located in Las Vegas, is the top-ranked school in Nevada that has a LVN program. It received a ranking of 91st in the country in 2010. no students graduated with a certificate in LVN from College of Southern Nevada in 2010. College of Southern Nevada charged in-state students $2,243 in tuition fees per year.

Western Nevada College, which was ranked 92nd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Nevada that has a LVN program. It is located in Carson City. Western Nevada College charged in-state students $2,243 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Nevada LVN school, average tuition will be $2,243 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,243 per year to $2,243 per year. The Nevada LVN schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. College of Southern Nevada - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $2,243 per year
  2. Western Nevada College - located in Carson City, students are charged $2,243 per year

The LVN schools in Nevada that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. College of Southern Nevada - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $2,243 per year
  2. Western Nevada College - located in Carson City, students are charged $2,243 per year

A LVN certificate from a Nevada school... what next?

Most people who graduate from LVN school in Nevada go on to work as a licensed vocational nurse. In 2010, there were 2,000 licensed vocational nurses working in Nevada. The largest populations of Nevada licensed vocational nurses are working in the following counties:

  1. Clark County - 1,370 licensed vocational nurses
  2. Pinal County - 330 licensed vocational nurses
  3. Carson City County - 120 licensed vocational nurses

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of licensed vocational nurses in the state of Nevada will grow to 2,490. This would require a 15% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, a licensed vocational nurse earns a salary of $50,150 per year in Nevada state. But, salaries for licensed vocational nurses can vary. In 2010, licensed vocational nurses made as little as less than $26,640 per year or as much as more than $64,330 per year in Nevada. A licensed vocational nurse in the following Nevada counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Clark County - $51,990 per year
  2. Carson City County - $49,310 per year
  3. Churchill County - $46,800 per year

On average, licensed vocational nurses earns the least in the following Nevada counties:

  1. Elko County - $41,630 per year
  2. Pinal County - $46,050 per year
  3. Churchill County - $46,800 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Nevada statistics regarding a career in nursing and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as nurse assisting or RN.

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
Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,617 miles from location College of Southern Nevada Las Vegas NV 8.76905 n/a 42,108
7,792 miles from location Western Nevada College Carson City NV 8.29894 n/a 5,229
 

Curious what studying LVN gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Nevada

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses + 2,000 $50,150 -25.9%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are LVN related jobs in Nevada