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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

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Programs
  • Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Educator
  • Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Administrator
  • Master of Science in Nursing: Undecided
  • Registered nurses who already have an MSN and meet admission requirements are eligible for the program
Programs
  • MSN: Nursing Education Specialization
  • MSN: Nursing Administrator
  • RN-BSN Degree
  • Earn your CCNE accredited, online RN-BSN degree from the University of Saint Mary in as little as 1 year
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Programs
  • Practical Nursing
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Programs
  • MS in Nursing
  • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate
  • Master of Science - DNP Path (Doctor of Nursing Practice)

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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.
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)
  • 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.
  • The baccalaureate degree in nursing and master's degree in nursing at Grand Canyon University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.aacn.nche.edu-accreditation).
  • GCU provides a Christian environment that provides an opportunity for you to embrace a holistic approach to caring for patients: physically, emotionally, and spiritually.
  • Depending on the degree you choose, you could take online, evening, or on-campus classes. Speak with an enrollment counselor to discuss your options!
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
  • BSN - Nursing: RN to BSN - Bachelor's  - Online

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Programs
  • 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).

More Pennsylvania Lpns Schools

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

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Monaca
Associate
3,194
Harrisburg
Associate
9,774
La Plume
Bachelor
1,796
Schnecksville
Associate
7,184
Erie
Masters
4,253
Bethlehem
Associate
7,912
Williamsport
Bachelor
6,682
Reading
Associate
4,682
Youngwood
Associate
6,239
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:
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
Altoona 620 $41,160
Johnstown 450 $35,670
Chambersburg-Waynesboro 470 $44,260
East Stroudsburg 270 $45,120
Erie 890 $38,940
Gettysburg 230 $45,560
Bloomsburg-Berwick 390 $40,020
Harrisburg-Carlisle 1820 $46,900
Lancaster 2020 $43,060
Lebanon 580 $41,240
Pittsburgh 6460 $43,300
Reading 980 $46,240
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton 2520 $43,550
State College 410 $39,740
Williamsport 540 $39,790
York-Hanover 1110 $43,800

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