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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in North Carolina

688 students earned Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in North Carolina in the 2020-2021 year.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in North Carolina

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 684
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 684
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 4
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 4
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 4

Gender Distribution

In North Carolina, 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 North Carolina is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.5%
  • Black or African American: 24.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.3%
  • White: 54.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.1%
  • Other Races: 8.6%

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in North Carolina

18,200 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 North Carolina

A typical salary for a licensed practical/vocational nurse training grad in the state is $44,610, compared to a typical salary of $47,050 nationwide.


Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in NC

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

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 5% $44,830

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