The table below lists career information obtained from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for licensed practical nurses in Arkansas. The table is sorted by total employment, with the largest metropolitan areas listed first.
|Area||Total Employment||Average Hourly Wage||Average Annual Salary|
|Little Rock, North Little Rock, Conway||3,220||$18.34||$38,150|
|Fayetteville, Springdale, Rogers||1,080||$19.66||$40,900|
For those interested in advancing their nursing career, see our Arkansas LPN to RN/BSN programs page.
Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) is located in DeWitt, Arkansas, with additional campuses in Helena and Stuttgart. PCCUA-DeWitt campus offers associate's degrees, technical certificates, transfer programs, community education programs, business training, and computer workshops. With the inclusion of the technology and training center, students can acquire hands-on-training for their field of choice.
Black River Technical College is located in Pocahontas, Arkansas, with an additional campus located in Paragould. By blending tradition, technology, and innovation, Black River Technical College emphasizes quality in their programs of study and workforce training. They also believe that nurturing relationships increase access, leading to seamless education.
University of Arkansas at Monticello - College of Technology - McGehee's Practical Nursing program is one of the best ways to begin a fulfilling career in the field. After a year of study, students will be qualified to sit for the NCLEX-PN. Once students have passed this exam, they can go right to work as an LPN in a hospital, nursing home, doctor’s office, or other facility.
Northwest Technical Institute (NTI) is located in Springdale, Arkansas, providing quality education and preparing students for jobs currently in demand in northwest Arkansas. NTI assists students in developing technical skills that are in high demand, helping them advance in the workplace.
Arkansas State University-Beebe is two-year school that operates separately from the Arkansas State University (ASU) System. ASU-Beebe located in Beebe, Arkansas, with additional campuses in Heber Springs, Searcy, and Little Rock Air Force Base. With high-quality programs and reasonable pricing, students can work today an associate's degree or transfer on for their bachelor's.
University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton (UACCM) is approximately 50 miles west of Little Rock, Arkansas, in the town of Morrilton. By offering affordable tuition, small class sizes, dedicated faculty and staff, hands-on training, and career transfer services, UACCM helps to ensure collegiate and professional success and academically challenging programs within a supportive environment.
University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM) in Crossett, Arkansas, with additional campuses at McGehee and Monticello. UAM seeks to offer quality educational opportunities through masters, baccalaureate, and associate degrees, as well as certifications in various programs and workforce training. These well-rounded programs are designed to broaden and enrich student awareness.
Arkansas Northeastern College is located in Blytheville, Arkansas, with centers also located in Burdette, Leachville, Osceola, and Paragould. Arkansas Northeastern College is not only committed to providing accessible, quality education programs and services for lifelong learning opportunities for it students, but it's also committed to the ideal of the worth and dignity of individuals.
North Arkansas College (Northark) is a public, two-year school located in Harrison, Arkansas. Northark offers a variety of educational opportunities including transfer and technical degree programs, one-year technical certificates, customized business training, GED classes, and community education courses. With a commitment to learning, Northark seeks to offer affordable, quality education to enrich the community.
5210 Grand Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72904
3000 W Scenic Dr, North Little Rock, AR 72118
5504 Krueger Dr, Jonesboro, AR 72401
1700 Helberg Lane, Ozark, AR 72949
218 College Dr, Melbourne, AR 72556
183 College Dr, De Queen, AR 71832
1620 Newcastle Rd, Forrest City, AR 72335
11900 Colonel Glenn Rd, Little Rock, AR 72210
6415 Spellman Road, Camden, AR 71701
1100 College Dr, Mena, AR 71953
One College Circle, Malvern, AR 72104
101 College Dr, Hot Springs, AR 71913
7648 Victory Blvd, Newport, AR 72112
1900 S Hazel St, Pine Bluff, AR 71603
2005 White Dr, Batesville, AR 72501
2500 S Main St, Hope, AR 71801
1600 S College St, Mountain Home, AR 72653
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