LPN Programs in Arizona

LPN Programs in ArizonaThe licensed practical nursing requirements for Arizona state that you must successfully complete one of the accredited LPN programs in Arizona before you can take the National Council Licensure Examination – Practical Nursing (NCLEX-PN). You will find a number of LPN schools in Arkansas that are accredited to provide a proper education. Generally you will need to provide proof of at least a high school diploma or the equivalent before you can enroll in one of the LPN programs in Arizona. You will need to check with each school’s board of admissions to see if there are any other requirements for enrollment.

LPN Jobs in Arizona

2011 Employment: 10,630
2018 Projected Employment: 12,490

According to the Arizona Board of Nursing (AZBN) you are required the following in order to be employed as a licensed practical nurse:

• Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
• Completion of an approved LPN program
• Passing marks on NCLEX-PN
• Meets English language proficiency requirements as listed by AZBN
• Verified statement indicating if applicant has been convicted of a felony

LPN Salary in Arizona

2011 Mean Hourly Wage: $24.25
2011 Mean Yearly Wage: $50,540
Sources: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. CareerOneStop

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