Fort Myers LPN
Fort Myers LPN Schools, LPN Programs and LPN Salary Data

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Fort Myers LPN Stats:
Comfort Score Rank: #3 of 100
Benefit of RN Rank: #47 of 100
Avg. LPN Salary: $42,000
LPNs employed: 1,200

Top Cities in Florida for LPNs: Orlando, Fort Meyers, Tampa Bay, Lakeland, Palm Bay, Jacksonville, Sarasota, Miami/Fort Lauderdale

Fort Myers’ LPNs make up 19% of nurses in the city. The Fort Myers LPN comfort score is 95 and ranks 3rd of the top 100 US cities. The RN comfort score in Fort Myers is a much higher at 144.

These scores indicate that it is a great benefit for a Fort Myers LPN to take the necessary steps to obtain an RN degree. It is estimated as the 47th best place to do this in the nation.

Checklist to become a Fort Myers LPN:

  1. Earn your LPN Degree, 1 year of courses and hands-on practice.
  2. Apply for licensure with the Florida State Board of Nursing. Have your school send your transcript to them as well
  3. Obtain a CPR card and pass the NCLEX-PN exam

 

Trusted State-Approved LPN Programs:

Lincoln-Tech

Lincoln Tech has a great program. Thanks to the new laws we can see some school stats. Their school in Orlando last year had 100% graduation rates, and 84% successful placements. Outstanding and highly recommended!

LPNs in Fort Myers
best place to do this in the nation.
Fort Myers LPNs earn an average of $42,000 per year. The employment growth for the profession is estimated at 13.64% and will include hospital, home health, private practice and nursing home positions. Please contact the Florida State Board of Nursing at www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/index.html with any questions concerning the city of Fort Myers and the nursing profession.

In Fort Myers, these schools offer nursing classes and nursing degrees.

Edison Community College
8099 College Parkway SW
Fort Myers, FL 33919
www.edison.edu

Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
www.fgcu.edu/chp/nursing

A career as an LPN in this city can provide opportunities and security.


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Programs:

  • Practical Nursing
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Locations: Grand Prairie

Southern Technical College provides education and training in a variety of medical and technical areas that enable graduates to obtain entry-level employment. As a student at Southern Technical College, you will have the opportunity learn in several different ways.

Programs:

  • A.S. - Nursing
  • A.S. - Medical Assistant
  • Diploma - Medical Assistant
Locations: Fort Myers

Since 1977, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals.  Our student-centered approach remains at the foundation of the Keiser University mission and continues to attract students who prefer a more personal learning experience. 

Programs:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Health Services Administration
  • Associate of Arts in Health Services Administration
Locations: Fort Myers