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Licensed Practical Nursing in New Mexico

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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in New Mexico

120 Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

In terms of popularity, Licensed Practical Nursing is the 53rd most popular major in the state out of a total 63 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in New Mexico

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 120
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 120

Gender Distribution

In New Mexico, 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 Mexico is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.7%
  • Black or African American: 2.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 55.8%
  • White: 31.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 6.7%

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in New Mexico

There are 2,180 people in the state and 701,690 people in the nation working in licensed practical/vocational nurse training jobs.


Wages for Licensed Practical Nursing Jobs in New Mexico

In this state, licensed practical/vocational nurse training grads earn an average of $47,560. Nationwide, they make an average of $47,050.


Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in NM

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

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 9% $47,740

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