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Licensed Practical Nursing Schools in Tennessee

In 2020-2021, 1,296 students earned their Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training degrees in TN.

Education Levels of Licensed Practical Nursing Majors in Tennessee

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 1,174
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1,174
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 122
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 122
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 122

Gender Distribution

In Tennessee, 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 Tennessee is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.6%
  • Black or African American: 22.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
  • White: 69.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 3.9%

Jobs for Licensed Practical Nursing Grads in Tennessee

24,410 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 Tennessee

In this state, licensed practical/vocational nurse training grads earn an average of $40,120. Nationwide, they make an average of $47,050.


Licensed Practical Nursing Careers in TN

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

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 18% $39,530

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to licensed practical/vocational nurse training.

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Nursing Assistants & Aides 14

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