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Schools Offering Nursing Programs in New Hampshire


Approximately 0.3% of graduates in of New Hampshire receive nursing certificates every year. In other words, every year an estimated 114 licensed practical nurses graduate from New Hampshire's 4 LPN schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New Hampshire that has a LPN program is St. Joseph School of Nursing. St. Joseph School of Nursing, which was ranked 60th in the country in 2010, is located in Nashua. In 2010, 36 students graduated from St. Joseph School of Nursing's LPN program. The tuition rate at St. Joseph School of Nursing was $11,024 per year.

The second-ranked school in New Hampshire with a LPN program is NHTI-Concord's Community College, which is located in Concord. In 2010, it was ranked 81st nationwide. 16 students graduated with certificate in LPN from NHTI-Concord's Community College in 2010. Tuition at NHTI-Concord's Community College was $6,880 per year.

River Valley Community College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in New Hampshire that has a LPN program. It is located in Claremont. In 2010, River Valley Community College graduated 14 students from its LPN programs. Students at River Valley Community College paid $6,520 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Lpn schools in New Hampshire, charge students an average tuition of $8,141 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $11,024 per year, or as little as $6,520 per year. In 2010, the LPN schools that charged the highest tuition rates in New Hampshire were:

  1. St. Joseph School of Nursing - located in Nashua, students are charged $11,024 per year
  2. NHTI-Concord's Community College - located in Concord, students are charged $6,880 per year
  3. River Valley Community College - located in Claremont, students are charged $6,520 per year

The LPN schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in New Hampshire were:

  1. River Valley Community College - located in Claremont, students are charged $6,520 per year
  2. NHTI-Concord's Community College - located in Concord, students are charged $6,880 per year
  3. St. Joseph School of Nursing - located in Nashua, students are charged $11,024 per year

A LPN certificate from a New Hampshire school... what next?

A large number of New Hampshire LPN graduates become licensed practical nurses. If you decide to work as a licensed practical nurse in New Hampshire, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 2,590 New Hampshire licensed practical nurses as of 2010. The largest populations of New Hampshire licensed practical nurses are working in the following counties:

  1. Hillsborough County - 950 licensed practical nurses
  2. Belknap County - 350 licensed practical nurses
  3. Grafton County - 330 licensed practical nurses

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of licensed practical nurses is expected to grow by 23% by 2018. There are projected to be 3,120 licensed practical nurses working in the New Hampshire then.

Salary

A licensed practical nurse in New Hampshire earns $44,770 per year on average. But, salaries for licensed practical nurses can vary. In 2010, licensed practical nurses made as little as less than $28,910 per year or as much as more than $59,600 per year in New Hampshire. On average a licensed practical nurse earns the most in the following New Hampshire counties:

  1. Belknap County - $46,160 per year
  2. York County - $45,830 per year
  3. Hillsborough County - $45,555 per year

On average, licensed practical nurses earns the least in the following New Hampshire counties:

  1. Cheshire County - $40,950 per year
  2. Carroll County - $42,420 per year
  3. Grafton County - $43,480 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in nursing in New Hampshire and to compare salaries with various related fields such as LPN or RN to MSN, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Certificate in Nursing in New Hampshire

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,294 miles from location Salter School of Nursing & Allied Health Manchester NH n/a n/a n/a
5,302 miles from location NHTI-Concord's Community College Concord NH 19.4729 56% 4,127
5,344 miles from location River Valley Community College Claremont NH 11.3244 n/a 1,012
5,292 miles from location St. Joseph School of Nursing Nashua NH 39.7558 100% 84
 

Curious what studying LPN gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses + 2,590 $44,770 11.2%
 

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