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Fast Facts for Lpns in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Alexandria, Monroe and Shreveport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Lafayette
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Shreveport

Salaries for Lpns in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Houma, New Orleans and Lafayette

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  • Online - RN to Bachelors of Science in Nursing
  • The online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) from Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is taught by practitioner instructors who can prepare you for the next step
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Programs
  • MS in Nursing
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  • Doctor of Nursing Practice with an Emphasis in Educational Leadership
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  • Colangelo College of Business: Features more than 25 programs from the bachelor through the master's level, including several high-demand MBA programs and an accelerated accounting degree.
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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.
  • About 800 students are enrolled at the main campus, and about half of them commute.
  • Online courses help make it possible for students to earn a bachelor’s degree in as little as 24 months and a master’s degree in 12-18 months.
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).
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  • Master of Science in Nursing
  • Doctor of Health Science
  • Allows students to transfer credits from non-U.S. colleges and universities after evaluation.
  • Has students attend one class at a time to ensure easy access to faculty and a more hands-on education.
  • Its main campus is located in Fort Lauderdale, with campuses located throughout the State of Florida and internationally. 
  • Provides a Department of Student Services and Resources that assists students with résumé preparation, interviewing skills coaching, mock interviewing, professional development workshops, and more.
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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
  • Master of Science in Nursing: Nursing Administration
  • Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Educator
  • Liberty University’s online programs ranked in the top 10 out of more than 2,100 colleges & universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility.*
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  • Transfer up to 90 credits into an undergraduate degree program.
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  • MSN Clinical Nurse Educator
  • MSN Leadership in Healthcare Systems
  • Presents stimulating, thoughtful programs for students in every academic field
  • SACS accredited w/many accreditations per program & 14:1 teacher-student ratio
  • 7 colleges with dozens of majors & programs to choose from for undergrads & grads
  • Beautiful 248 acre campus with ¾ mile waterfront located in Jacksonville, FL
  • Named an “America’s Best College” in the south for 10+ years, US News & World Report
Programs
  • Master of Science in Nursing
Benedictine University offers a liberal arts and professional education guided by Roman Catholic tradition. We prepare our students for a lifetime of leadership and responsible citizenry.

More Louisiana Lpns Schools

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

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
New Orleans
Associate
13,210
Baton Rouge
Associate
137
Houma
Associate
1,296
Alexandria
Associate
504
Baton Rouge
Associate
1,490
West Monroe
Associate
758
Abbeville
Associate
359
Hammond
Associate
344
Metairie
Associate
639
Lafayette
Associate
969
Thibodaux
Associate
424
Natchitoches
Associate
275
Winnsboro
Associate
263
Minden
Associate
741
Oakdale
Associate
310
Reserve
Associate
735
Ruston
Associate
126
Ferriday
Associate
213
Shreveport
Associate
1,160
Bogalusa
Associate
1,080
Opelousas
Associate
619
Tallulah
Associate
420
New Iberia
Associate
507
Harvey
Associate
564
Morgan City
Associate
964
Chalmette
Associate
1,442
Baton Rouge
Masters
2,103
Lake Charles
Associate
1,627

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lpns

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. 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
Baton Rouge 3320 $39,030
Alexandria 1080 $37,180
Hammond 390 $39,270
Houma-Thibodaux 750 $38,170
Lafayette 2200 $35,930
Lake Charles 970 $34,280
Monroe 1110 $36,830
New Orleans-Metairie 4650 $40,550
Shreveport-Bossier City 2660 $38,060

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