Becoming an LPN in Albuquerque

Last Updated/Verified: Aug 17, 2021

Albuquerque has the largest population of any city in New Mexico. Thirteen hospitals, 19 nursing homes, and more than 50 home health agencies serve its 555,417 residents. Turquoise Lodge Hospital and Presbyterian Hospital are among Albuquerque’s 13 hospitals. Albuquerque nursing homes include La Vida Llena and Montebello on Academy. AHC Home Health of New Mexico and Turbo Healthcare Services are just two of the many home health agencies that serve Albuquerque residents.

Albuquerque healthcare providers and facilities employ 1,700 LPNs. LPNs working for these providers and facilities are among the highest paid LPNs working in the state of New Mexico.

Albuquerque NCLEX-PN Pass Rates

 AlbuquerqueNew Mexico
NCLEX-PN Students Total33141
NCLEX-PN Students Passed21122
NCLEX-PN Pass Rate63.6%86.5%

LPN Programs Near Me in Albuquerque


Pima Medical Institute

4400 Cutler Ave N.E., Albuquerque, NM 800477

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