Charleston LPN
Charleston LPN Schools, LPN Programs and LPN Salary Data

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Charleston LPN Stats:
Comfort Score Rank: #43 of 100
Benefit of RN Rank: #12 of 100
Avg. LPN Salary: $39,040
LPNs employed: 1,210

Top Cities in South Carolina for LPNs: Greenville, Charleston, Columbia

Charleston’s LPNs make up 13% of nurses in the city. The Charleston LPN comfort score is 40 and ranks in the middle of the top 100 US cities. The RN comfort score in Charleston is much higher at 100.

These scores indicate that it is a great benefit for a Charleston LPN to take the necessary steps to obtain an RN degree. It is estimated as the 12th best place to do this in the nation.

Checklist to become a Charleston LPN:

  1. Earn your LPN Degree, 1 year of courses and hands-on practice.
  2. Apply for licensure with the South Carolina 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

 

LPNs in Charleston
Charleston LPNs earn an average of $39,040 per year. The employment growth for the profession is estimated at 3.07% and will include hospital, home health, private practice and nursing home positions. Please contact the South Carolina Board of Nursing at www.llr.state.sc.us/pol/nursing/ with any questions concerning the city of Charleston and the nursing profession.

In Charleston, these schools offer nursing classes and nursing degrees.

Carealliance Health Services
1064 Gardner Road, Suite 206
Charleston, SC 29407
www.ropersaintfrancis.com

Medical University of South Carolina
99 Jonathan Lucas Street, PO Box 250160, Rm 217
Charleston, SC 29425-2401
www.musc.edu/nursing

Charleston Southern University
9200 University Boulevard, PO Box 118087
Charleston, SC 29423-8087
www.csuniv.edu

Trident Technical College
7000 Rivers Avenue, PO Box 118067
Charleston, SC 29423-8067
www.tridenttech.edu/

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


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Programs:

  • Practical Nursing - Diploma
  • Medical Assisting - Associate
Locations: North Charleston

You can complete Southeastern Institute's training programs in as few as 8 months! Receive hands-on instruction from caring instructors with practical experience in the fields in which they teach. Southeastern's small class sizes and individualized attention can be just the help that you need to succeed.

Programs:

  • Certificate in Medical Assisting
Locations: Charleston
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Programs:

  • AS - Medical Assistant
Locations: Charleston