LPN Programs in Nebraska

LPN Programs in NebraskaIf you are from Nebraska and are thinking about becoming a licensed practical nurse you will need to attend and complete one of the accredited LPN programs in Nebraska before one can take the National Council Licensure Examination – Practical Nursing (NCLEX-PN). You will be able to attend some highly recognized LPN schools in Nebraska. It is safe to say though you will need to contact each school’s admissions office to get a list of a complete list of requirements necessary for enrollment. Most of the LPN programs in Nebraska do require you to have a high school diploma or the equivalent for enrollment purposes.

LPN Jobs in Nebraska

2011 Employment: 5,890
2018 Projected Employment: 7,000

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services requires all LPNs in Nebraska will need:

• To be of good moral character
• To have completed the basic curriculum and graduated from an approved practical nursing program
• To have proof of age and citizenship
• To have passed the NCLEX-PN

LPN Salary in Nebraska

2011 Mean Hourly Wage: $17.90
2011 Mean Yearly Wage: $37,240
Sources: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. CareerOneStop

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