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Fast Facts for Lpns in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Punta Gorda, Lakeland and Palm Coast
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fort Walton Beach, Miami and Orlando
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Orlando and Miami

Salaries for Lpns in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: West Palm Beach, Cape Coral and Naples

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Programs
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice with an Emphasis in Educational Leadership
  • M.S. in Nursing with an Emphasis in Leadership in Health Care Systems (Bridge)
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Do you aspire to fulfill an evolving healthcare role as a highly-qualified nursing professional? GCU is the place for you.
  • RNs, pursue your BSN or MSN conveniently online, backed by the legacy of GCU's traditional campus.
  • GCU's bachelor's and master's programs prepare students to fill roles in direct care, management, health education and administrative disciplines.
  • The baccalaureate degree in nursing and master's degree in nursing at GCU are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Develop with hands-on practice, online and lab simulations and in depth peer discussions exploring best practices.
Programs
  • Patient Care Technician (10-month diploma program)
  • Medical Assistant Technician (10-Month diploma program)
  • Nursing RN
  • Has specialized in career training since 1982.
  • Offers beginning to advanced training in computer repair, medical assisting, cosmetology, nursing, and more.
  • Continually maintains programs according to industry needs by working closely with industry experts and employers.
  • Provides well-equipped training facilities to give students the advantage of hands-on training.
  • Its instructors attend seminars and workshops to keep current with new technology and topics.
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Boynton Beach
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Programs
  • MS in Nursing
  • Master of Science - DNP Path (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
  • Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Programs include Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration, Bachelor of Science in Health and Wellness, Master of Health Care Administration, and more.
  • Students learn from instructors with experience in the health care field.
  • Capstone projects and clinical practicums that can help prepare students for more career opportunities.
  • Flexible, online and on-campus program available.
Programs
  • Diploma in Practical Nurse
  • Diploma in Medical Assisting
  • Diploma in Medical Assisting - Bilingual
  • Owns a public spa where students can get real-world experience.
  • Provides scholarship opportunities and financial aid to students who qualify.
  • Offers many start dates throughout the year, with part-time and full-time attendance options.
  • Has 3 main campuses in Greenacres and Jacksonville, Florida, with 4 branch campuses in Miami Lakes, New Port Richey, St. Petersburg, and Tampa.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
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West Palm Beach
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Programs
  • MSN - Informatics (Online)
  • MSN – Advanced Generalist (Online)
  • RN to MSN - Advanced Generalist (Online)
  • Began in 1909 as a single classroom in Los Angeles.
  • Offers no-cost dental clinic in Anaheim, where students gain experience by offering a selection of free dental services.
  • Involved in philanthropy, through partnerships with several organizations, such as the California Institute for Nursing and Healthcare (CINHC) and Shriner’s Hospital.
  • Accredited by The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior College and University Commission.
  • Has 4 California campuses and 2 other campuses in Florida and Texas.
Programs
  • Online Doctor of Nursing Practice - Leadership Track (MSN to DNP)
  • Online Master of Science in Nursing (BSN to MSN-FNP)
  • Online Doctor of Nursing Practice - Family Nurse Practitioner Track (BSN to DNP)
  • Ranked #4 among the 2015 Best Regional Universities in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Designated as 2015 Military Friendly School by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Student to faculty ratio of 12:1, with an average class size of 21.
  • 85% of faculty holds a doctorate or terminal degree in their field.
  • Regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA).
Programs
  • Practical Nursing
  • Associate Degree in Nursing
  • Medical Assisting

Fortis Institute can give you the skills you need to train for a career in the healthcare field.

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Please call on  844-252-4552 to talk to a respresentative.

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Port Saint Lucie
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Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Accelerated)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (FastTrack)

Since 1977, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals.  Our student-centered approach remains at the foundation of the Keiser University mission and continues to attract students who prefer a more personal learning experience. 

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Sarasota
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  • Doctor of Education - Nursing Education
  • PhD - Addictions
  • PhD - Gerontology
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2014 by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Implements a one-to-one teaching model, partnering one student with one faculty member in each course.
  • 100% of faculty members hold doctoral degrees.
  • No physical residency requirements, allowing students to pursue their degree online.
  • Committed to innovation, diversity, excellence, and accountability since its founding in 1996.
  • Offers several programs in business, education, psychology, and more.
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Ranked among the 2015 Best National Universities by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Designated as a Military Friendly School every year since 2012 by Victory Media.
  • Offers credit for prior learning and experience through assessment tests.
  • Provides a short term Leadership Certification program in partnership with EQUIP®.
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA).

More Florida Lpns Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Fern Park
Associate
381
Cocoa
Associate
14,496
Ocala
Associate
6,210
Daytona Beach
Bachelor
13,675
Jacksonville
Bachelor
24,939
Hialeah
Bachelor
2,158
Saint Petersburg
Associate
330
Panama City
Associate
5,758
Miami Gardens
Associate
101
Fort Pierce
Bachelor
14,932
Lake City
Associate
2,849
Miami
Bachelor
54,094
Madison
Associate
1,291
Lake Worth
Associate
22,881
New Port Richey
Associate
8,065
Pensacola
Associate
10,728
Gainesville
Associate
14,824
Sanford
Associate
12,745
Avon Park
Associate
2,787
Pensacola
Associate
243

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lpns

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Lpns

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Lpns relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Jacksonville 4050 $42,940
Cape Coral 1420 $43,000
Fort Myers 1420 $43,000
Crestview 500 $36,940
Fort Walton Beach 500 $36,940
Destin 500 $36,940
Deltona 1590 $39,700
Daytona Beach 1590 $39,700
Ormond Beach 1590 $39,700
Gainesville 790 $43,470
Homosassa Springs 560 $40,370
Lakeland 1590 $41,410
Winter Haven 1590 $41,410
Miami 10600 $44,550
Fort Lauderdale 10600 $44,550
West Palm Beach 10600 $44,550
Naples 930 $45,240
Immokalee 930 $45,240
Marco Island 930 $45,240
North Port 1880 $44,770
Sarasota 1880 $44,770
Bradenton 1880 $44,770
Ocala 740 $39,070
Orlando 4780 $40,900
Kissimmee 4780 $40,900
Sanford 4780 $40,900
Palm Bay 1130 $42,010
Melbourne 1130 $42,010
Titusville 1130 $42,010
Panama City 710 $36,850
Pensacola 1120 $37,470
Ferry Pass 1120 $37,470
Brent 1120 $37,470
Port St. Lucie 1000 $44,250
Punta Gorda 540 $42,120
Sebastian 210 $39,500
Vero Beach 210 $39,500
Sebring 260 $41,870
Tallahassee 880 $39,170
Tampa 7240 $43,630
St. Petersburg 7240 $43,630
Clearwater 7240 $43,630
The Villages 190 $39,820

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