Pennsylvania LPN Schools and Training Programs (LVN Schools)

Career Information for Licensed Practical And Licensed Vocational Nurses in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Lpns in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lebanon, Altoona and Williamsport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisburg, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Lpns in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, Reading and Harrisburg

Schools for Lpns in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Lpns Schools in Pennsylvania

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Lincoln Tech
Allentown, Philadelphia

Get a hands-on, job-specific education at Lincoln Tech.

  • Programs: Nursing (Practical), Medical Assistant Technology, Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Administration
  • Degrees: Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner, MS in Nursing, Master of Science - DNP Path (Doctor of Nursing Practice) , more...
  • Degrees: Master, Certificate
Fortis Institute
Erie, Kingston, Scranton

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

* Programs vary by location

* Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

  • Programs: Practical Nursing, Patient Care Technician, Medical Assistant, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate

Nursing@Simmons, the innovative, online nursing degree program from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares Registered Nurses for the next stage of their careers.

You need to have a Bachelor’s degree and RN license to be qualified for this school.

  • Programs: MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your Master's degree online from Norwich University.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Nursing Online
  • Degrees: Master

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Master of Science in Nursing, Doctor of Health Science
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Doctor of Education - Nursing Education, PhD - Addictions, PhD - Gerontology, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Work toward your degree online with University of Cincinnati Online.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Nursing - Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse-Midwifery, Master of Science in Nursing - WomenÂ’s Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Degrees: Master
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More Pennsylvania Lpns Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Keystone College La Plume Bachelor 1,796
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Mercyhurst College Erie Masters 4,253
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Pennsylvania College of Technology Williamsport Bachelor 6,682
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood Associate 6,239
York College Pennsylvania York Masters 5,720

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lpns

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Lpns relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Altoona 540 $38480 1.82
Gettysburg 270 $42500 1.69
Harrisburg 1900 $45450 1.2
Carlisle 1900 $45450 1.2
Bloomsburg 390 $38970 1.82
Berwick 390 $38970 1.82
Johnstown 500 $35350 1.82
Chambersburg 430 $42750 1.5
Waynesboro 430 $42750 1.5
East Stroudsburg 230 $46910 0.83
Erie 900 $37260 1.41
Pittsburgh 6280 $42870 1.1
Reading 1050 $44210 1.22
Lancaster 2100 $41790 1.8
Lebanon 590 $40730 2.42
Scranton 2080 $43060 1.61
Wilkes 2080 $43060 1.61
Barre 2080 $43060 1.61
Hazleton 2080 $43060 1.61
State College 380 $42870 1.12
Williamsport 520 $40540 1.96
York 1180 $42740 1.32
Hanover 1180 $42740 1.32
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