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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

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  • SJU provides a rigorous, student-centered education rooted in the liberal arts
  • A Jesuit school with 8,415 students in all programs for 2016 grads &undergrads
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  •  Institutionally accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE), with online accreditation from the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
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  • B.S. in Nursing: RN to BSN
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs by U.S. News and World Report in 2015.
  • Founded in 1890, it has a campus in Waterbury, CT and offers online degree program in eight-week modules, six times a year.
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At Denver College of Nursing, we believe good nurses are the future of quality healthcare. That’s why we strive to achieve excellence in healthcare education every day. We know our students can make a difference in others’ lives while in school by participating in SNA, community service, service –learning and GHP, as well as after graduation—and for years to come.

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  • Doctor of Nursing Practice with an Emphasis in Educational Leadership
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  • Nursing Degree Programs from Grand Canyon University's College of Nursing & Health Care Professions
  • Degree Variety: GCU offers a full-spectrum of nursing programs including bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees, as well as post-master’s certificates.
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  • 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 Texas Lpns Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Alvin
Associate
4,169
Amarillo
Associate
10,387
Lufkin
Associate
4,677
Austin
Associate
33,508
Brenham
Associate
14,589
Lake Jackson
Bachelor
3,753
Killeen
Associate
21,532
Cisco
Associate
3,365
Clarendon
Associate
1,126
Beeville
Associate
3,196
Texas City
Associate
3,521
Dallas
Associate
6,680
El Paso
Associate
25,023
Borger
Associate
1,356
Galveston
Associate
2,044
Denison
Associate
3,811
Hillsboro
Associate
3,556
Houston
Associate
43,518
Big Spring
Associate
3,329
Kilgore
Associate
5,150
Orange
Associate
2,005
Port Arthur
Associate
2,325
Laredo
Associate
7,831
Baytown
Associate
5,856
The Woodlands
Associate
39,756
Waco
Associate
8,079
Midland
Bachelor
5,739
Corsicana
Associate
7,560
Mount Pleasant
Associate
1,010
Odessa
Associate
4,580
San Antonio
Associate
7,662
Carthage
Associate
1,891
Paris
Associate
4,343
Ranger
Associate
594
Pasadena
Associate
23,805
Kerrville
Masters
971
Levelland
Associate
6,602
McAllen
Bachelor
19,827
Uvalde
Associate
4,716
San Antonio
Associate
9,256
Alpine
Masters
2,717
Temple
Associate
4,787
Texarkana
Associate
4,439
Sweetwater
Associate
1,639
Athens
Associate
5,046
Tyler
Associate
8,217
Vernon
Associate
2,808
Victoria
Associate
4,002
Weatherford
Associate
4,544
Snyder
Associate
1,844
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:
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, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Austin-Round Rock 3850 $46,770
Abilene 810 $38,600
Amarillo 630 $45,630
Beaumont-Port Arthur 1650 $41,280
Brownsville-Harlingen 960 $44,500
College Station-Bryan 460 $41,300
Corpus Christi 1530 $43,760
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington 15740 $47,920
El Paso 1700 $45,040
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land 12820 $51,490
San Angelo 420 $43,560
San Antonio-New Braunfels 6560 $44,970
Laredo 460 $57,710
Longview 950 $42,510
Lubbock 1710 $44,430
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission 2650 $44,890
Midland 410 $45,290
Killeen-Temple 1220 $43,700
Odessa 280 $47,730
Sherman-Denison 640 $41,220
Tyler 1320 $41,780
Victoria 550 $38,040
Waco 710 $47,450
Wichita Falls 1010 $40,710

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