Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Programs in Kansas
In general, practical nursing licensure in the state of Kansas requires completion of an LPN program and passing of the NCLEX-PN exam. There are 22 campuses in Kansas offering LPN programs, so finding one convenient to attend should be feasible. Listed below are the 22 campuses offering LPN programs in Kansas along with their contact information.
- Grand Canyon University - Accredited Degrees in Nursing
- Capella University - Earn your RN-to-BSN online from Capella University
- Purdue University Global - Graduate and Undergraduate Degrees and Postgraduate Certificates in Nursing
- Liberty University - Bachelor of Science in Nursing for the Registered Nurse
- Walden University - Online Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctoral Nursing Programs and Certificates
LPNs in Kansas work in various health care settings including hospitals, doctor’s offices, assisted living facilities, home health care, alzheimer’s units and related facilities. LPNs are often supervised by registered nurses and in some cases a physician. LPNs can advance their career and earnings by completing specialized certifications or by completing an LPN to RN/BSN program.
According to the Kansas Department of Labor, the median annual salary for LPNs in Kansas was $35,000. LPN salaries will of course vary depending on experience, location, facility type and other factors. Job growth is projected to be positive through 2016. Even as the economy has stumbled on tough times, licensed practical nurses continue to be in demand throughout the state. As mentioned earlier, career advancement is very tangible for LPNs.
The Kansas State Board of Nursing approved LPN programs below help prepare students to sit for the NCLEX-PN exam and function as professional members of a health care team in Kansas. Successful completion of an LPN program does not guarantee a job or successful passing of the NCLEX-PN exam. Learn more about these programs by contacting a school near you.
| Barton County Community College245 NE 30 Rd. |
Great Bend, Ks 67530
| Brown Mackie College – Lenexa|
9705 Lenexa Drive
Lenexa, KS 66215
| Butler Community College|
901 S. Haverhill Rd.
El Dorado, Ks 67042
| Colby Community College|
1255 S. Range
Colby, Ks 67701
| Dodge City Community College|
2501 N. 14th Ave.
Dodge City, Ks 67801
| Flint Hills Technical College|
3301 W. 18th Ave.
Emporia, KS 66801
| Garden City Community College |
801 Campus Drive
Garden City, Ks 67801
| Hutchinson Community College|
815 N. Walnut – Davis Hall
Hutchinson, Ks 67501
| Johnson County Community College|
12345 College Blvd.
Overland Park, Ks 66210
| Kansas City Kansas Community College Tech Education Center|
2220 N. 59th St.
Kansas City, KS 66104
| Kaw Area Technical School|
5724 SW Huntoon
Topeka, KS 66604
| Labette Community College|
200 S. 14th
Parsons, Ks 67357
| Manhattan Area Technical College|
3136 Dickens Ave.
Manhattan, Ks 66503
| Neosho County Community College|
School of Nursing
Ottawa, Ks 66067
|Neosho County Community College|
800 W. 14th
Chanute, Ks 66720
| National American University|
Overland Park, Ks 66212
| North Central Kansas Tech College|
2205 Wheatland Ave.
Hays, Ks 67601
| North Central Kansas Technical College|
PO Box 507
Beloit, KS 67420
| Pratt Community College|
348 NE SR 61
Pratt, Ks 67124
| Seward County Community College|
PO Box 1137
Liberal, Ks 67905-1137
| Wichita Area Technical College|
324 N. Emporia St.
Wichita, KS 67202
(Source: Kansas State Board of Nursing)