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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in New Jersey

In 2020-2021, 766 students earned their Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in NJ.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in New Jersey

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 766
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 766

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, 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 New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.2%
  • Black or African American: 42.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 21.5%
  • White: 21.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 9.1%

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in New Jersey

17,490 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 New Jersey

A typical salary for a licensed practical/vocational nurse training grad in the state is $56,290, compared to a typical salary of $47,050 nationwide.


Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in NJ

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

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 13% $56,750

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