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Licensed Practical Nursing in Alabama

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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in Alabama

In 2020-2021, 1,493 students earned their Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in AL.

In terms of popularity, Licensed Practical Nursing is the 54th most popular major in the state out of a total 80 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in Alabama

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1,478
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1,478
Bachelor’s Degree 15

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a licensed practical/vocational nurse training major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of licensed practical/vocational nurse training majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.5%
  • Black or African American: 25.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.2%
  • White: 64.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.5%
  • Other Races: 4.4%

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in Alabama

In this state, there are 12,190 people employed in jobs related to a licensed practical/vocational nurse training degree, compared to 701,690 nationwide.


Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in Alabama

In this state, licensed practical/vocational nurse training grads earn an average of $38,230. Nationwide, they make an average of $47,050.


There is one school in the state that offers this degree.


Oakwood University

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
48% Graduation Rate
1,374 Total Students

80% of the teachers are full time. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.53 years to graduate.

Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in AL

Some of the careers licensed practical/vocational nurse training majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 7% $38,010

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