Texas LPN Schools and Training Programs (LVN Schools)

Career Information for Licensed Practical And Licensed Vocational Nurses in Texas

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Fast Facts for Lpns in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Abilene, Sherman and Texarkana
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Austin, Houston and El Paso
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio

Salaries for Lpns in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Dallas, McAllen and Houston

Schools for Lpns in Texas are listed below.

Selected Lpns Schools in Texas

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This list also contains online schools that accept students from Texas.

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

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

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

Dallas Nursing Institute is a nonprofit institution rooted in the belief that all students deserve quality instruction and guidance as they begin their quest for a professional nursing career. The instructors are highly-qualified and dedicated to making your educational experience a positive one.

  • Programs: Associate Degree of Nursing, Vocational Nursing
  • Degrees: Associate, Certificate

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

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

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.

  • Programs: Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Degrees: Doctorate
Brightwood College
Brownsville, Corpus Christi, McAllen

About Brightwood College

Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.

  • Programs: Vocational Nursing, Patient Care Technician, Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Nursing (Post-licensure) - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor
Vista College
College Station, El Paso, Lubbock

Get hands-on training with Vista College.

  • Programs: Vocational Nursing, Medical Assistant
  • 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
Fortis Institute
Grand Prairie

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

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

  • Programs: Medical Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Texas Lpns Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alvin Community College Alvin Associate 4,169
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Angelina College Lufkin Associate 4,677
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Blinn College Brenham Associate 14,589
Brazosport College Lake Jackson Bachelor 3,753
Central Texas College Killeen Associate 21,532
Cisco College Cisco Associate 3,365
Clarendon College Clarendon Associate 1,126
Coastal Bend College Beeville Associate 3,196
College of the Mainland Texas City Associate 3,521
El Centro College Dallas Associate 6,680
El Paso Community College El Paso Associate 25,023
Frank Phillips College Borger Associate 1,356
Galveston College Galveston Associate 2,044
Grayson County College Denison Associate 3,811
Hill College Hillsboro Associate 3,556
Houston Community College Houston Associate 43,518
Howard College Big Spring Associate 3,329
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Lamar State College-Orange Orange Associate 2,005
Lamar State College-Port Arthur Port Arthur Associate 2,325
Laredo Community College Laredo Associate 7,831
Lee College Baytown Associate 5,856
Lone Star College System The Woodlands Associate 39,756
McLennan Community College Waco Associate 8,079
Midland College Midland Bachelor 5,739
Navarro College Corsicana Associate 7,560
Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant Associate 1,010
Odessa College Odessa Associate 4,580
Palo Alto College San Antonio Associate 7,662
Panola College Carthage Associate 1,891
Paris Junior College Paris Associate 4,343
Ranger College Ranger Associate 594
San Jacinto Community College Pasadena Associate 23,805
Schreiner University Kerrville Masters 971
South Plains College Levelland Associate 6,602
South Texas College McAllen Bachelor 19,827
Southwest Texas Junior College Uvalde Associate 4,716
St Philips College San Antonio Associate 9,256
Sul Ross State University Alpine Masters 2,717
Temple College Temple Associate 4,787
Texarkana College Texarkana Associate 4,439
Texas State Technical College-West Texas Sweetwater Associate 1,639
Trinity Valley Community College Athens Associate 5,046
Tyler Junior College Tyler Associate 8,217
Vernon College Vernon Associate 2,808
Victoria College Victoria Associate 4,002
Weatherford College Weatherford Associate 4,544
Western Texas College Snyder Associate 1,844
Wharton County Junior College Wharton Associate 5,892

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lpns

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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


Abilene 970 $38030 2.95
Amarillo 770 $45200 1.32
Austin 3580 $45430 0.76
Round Rock 3580 $45430 0.76
Houston 13060 $47220 0.88
The Woodlands 13060 $47220 0.88
Sugar Land 13060 $47220 0.88
Beaumont 1360 $40620 1.64
Port Arthur 1360 $40620 1.64
Brownsville 1000 $43590 1.46
Harlingen 1000 $43590 1.46
College Station 460 $37980 0.9
Bryan 460 $37980 0.9
Corpus Christi 1240 $42620 1.3
Dallas 15300 $46130 0.92
Fort Worth 15300 $46130 0.92
Arlington 15300 $46130 0.92
El Paso 1430 $43770 0.97
San Angelo 420 $41130 1.8
San Antonio 6800 $43330 1.42
New Braunfels 6800 $43330 1.42
Laredo 420 $52090 0.85
Longview 870 $42380 1.75
Lubbock 1410 $44080 2.03
McAllen 2460 $44850 2
Edinburg 2460 $44850 2
Mission 2460 $44850 2
Midland 280 $44080 0.59
Killeen 1210 $43070 1.81
Temple 1210 $43070 1.81
Odessa 270 $44510 0.7
Sherman 630 $37950 2.88
Denison 630 $37950 2.88
Tyler 1400 $41860 2.82
Victoria 540 $37380 2.52
Waco 700 $46690 1.27
Wichita Falls 990 $37700 3.46
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