LVN in Utah

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Schools Offering Nursing Programs in Utah


Each year, roughly 0.3% of Utah students graduate with certificates in nursing. In other words, every year an estimated 290 licensed vocational nurses graduate from Utah's 9 LVN schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Utah that has a LVN program is Mountainland Applied Technology College. Mountainland Applied Technology College, which was ranked 62nd in the country in 2010, is located in Orem. In 2010, Mountainland Applied Technology College graduated 30 students from its LVN program.

The second-ranked school in Utah with a LVN program is Uintah Basin Applied Technology College, which is located in Roosevelt. In 2010, it was ranked 73rd nationwide. In 2010, Uintah Basin Applied Technology College graduated 11 students from its LVN program.

Bridgerland Applied Technology College, which is located in Logan, is the third-ranked school in Utah that has a LVN program. It received a ranking of 75th in the country in 2010. 20 students graduated with certificate in LVN from Bridgerland Applied Technology College in 2010. Tuition at Bridgerland Applied Technology College was $0 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Utah LVN school, average tuition will be $1,446 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,542 per year to $4,311 per year. The Utah LVN schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Weber State University - located in Ogden, students are charged $4,311 per year
  2. Dixie State College of Utah - located in Saint George, students are charged $3,489 per year
  3. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah - located in Price, students are charged $2,670 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Utah LVN schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Snow College - located in Ephraim, students are charged $2,542 per year
  2. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah - located in Price, students are charged $2,670 per year
  3. Dixie State College of Utah - located in Saint George, students are charged $3,489 per year

A LVN certificate from an Utah school... what next?

Most people who graduate from LVN school in Utah go on to work as a licensed vocational nurse. 2,470 licensed vocational nurses were working in Utah in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Utah licensed vocational nurses:

  1. Salt Lake County - 1,030 licensed vocational nurses
  2. Davis County - 500 licensed vocational nurses
  3. Juab County - 480 licensed vocational nurses

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of licensed vocational nurses in the state of Utah will grow to 3,190. This would require a 40% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, a licensed vocational nurse earns a salary of $40,160 per year in Utah state. However, this number is only an average. licensed vocational nurses in Utah had varying salaries from $27,240 to $58,130 per year in 2010. A licensed vocational nurse in the following Utah counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Salt Lake County - $43,800 per year
  2. Box Elder County - $40,590 per year
  3. Washington County - $40,110 per year

The Utah counties with the lowest average salary for licensed vocational nurses are:

  1. Millard County - $35,570 per year
  2. Carbon County - $36,010 per year
  3. Zapata County - $36,510 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Utah statistics regarding a career in nursing. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as nurse assisting or RN.

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

  • Certificate in Nursing in Utah

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,355 miles from location Weber State University Ogden UT 23.3311 n/a 23,001
7,511 miles from location Dixie State College of Utah Saint George UT 17.5892 n/a 7,708
7,368 miles from location Snow College Ephraim UT 24.7077 n/a 4,368
7,357 miles from location Davis Applied Technology College Kaysville UT 21.3093 n/a 4,194
7,354 miles from location Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College Ogden UT 15.3887 n/a 3,085
7,323 miles from location Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah Price UT 19.0139 n/a 2,419
7,341 miles from location Bridgerland Applied Technology College Logan UT 25.1122 100% 882
7,270 miles from location Uintah Basin Applied Technology College Roosevelt UT 27.2628 100% 798
7,360 miles from location Mountainland Applied Technology College Orem UT 37.6824 n/a 533
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses + 2,470 $40,160 -16.0%
 

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