LPN Programs in Delaware

LPN Programs in DelawareThe requirements for Delaware for becoming a licensed practical nurse state that you have to complete training at one of the LPN programs in Delaware before you are allowed to take the National Council Licensure Examination – Practical Nursing (NCLEX-PN). You will find that the LPN schools in Delaware are among some of the finest in the nation. Generally in order to enroll in one of the LPN programs in Delaware you must hold a high school diploma or an equivalent.Make sure you check with each school’s board of admissions to see if there are any other requirements for enrollment.

LPN Jobs in Delaware

2011 Employment: 2,210
2018 Projected Employment: 2,780

According to the Division of Professional Regulation: Board of Nursing, in order to hold an LPN job in the state of Delaware you are required to:

• Must be a graduate and hold a certificate from the State Board of Nursing approved program
• Must pass the NCLEX-PN
• Must show evidence of a high school diploma or the equivalent
• Must be able demonstrate competence in English relating to nursing
• Must not be convicted of a felony within 5 years

LPN Salary in Delaware

2011 Mean Hourly Wage: $22.78
2011 Mean Yearly Wage: $47,390
Sources: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. CareerOneStop

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