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Licensed Practical Nursing in Iowa

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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in Iowa

1,088 students earned Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in Iowa in the 2020-2021 year.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in Iowa

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 772
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 772
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 316
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 316
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 316

Gender Distribution

In Iowa, 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 Iowa is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.2%
  • Black or African American: 7.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.2%
  • White: 67.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.1%
  • Other Races: 12.4%

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in Iowa

5,940 people in the state and 701,690 in the nation are employed in jobs related to licensed practical/vocational nurse training.


Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in Iowa

In this state, licensed practical/vocational nurse training grads earn an average of $42,820. Nationwide, they make an average of $47,050.


Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in IA

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

Job Title IA Job Growth IA Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 8% $43,040

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