Becoming an LPN in Greensboro

Greensboro is part of the state of North Carolina’s Piedmont Triad metropolitan area. The area is home to 11 hospitals, including Brenner Children’s Hospital and High Point Regional Hospital. There are also 43 nursing homes, and 30 home health agencies operating in the area, which include the Heartland Living & Rehabilitation at the Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital nursing home, and the highly rated Liberty HomeCare home health agency. Together, these 84 healthcare facilities employ 1,210 LPN's.  Licensed Practical Nurses in the Greensboro area average hourly wage of $19.43 and an average annual salary of $40,400. This is lower than the pay for LPN’s in the Winston-Salem area, which averages $19.73 hourly and $41,040 annually. It is also lower than the pay for LPN’s in Burlington, which averages $20.40 hourly and $42,420 annually.

Two Greensboro area schools offer comprehensive LPN programs. The program at Forsyth Tech Community College in Winston-Salem is ranked among the top 10 LPN programs in the state of North Carolina. Greensboro’s ECPI University LPN program is ranked 36th in the state.

LPN Programs Near Greensboro, North Carolina

7802 Airport Center Drive, Greensboro, NC (336) 665-1400

1.7 Miles Away

601 High Point Road, Jamestown, NC (336) 334-4822

9.6 Miles Away

Get More Information About: Guilford Technical Community College

297 DCCC Road, Thomasville, NC (336) 249-8186

20.4 Miles Away

Get More Information About: The College of Davidson and Davie Counties

215 Wrenn Memorial Road, Wentworth, NC (336) 342-4261

22.9 Miles Away

Get More Information About: Rockingham Community College

2100 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC (336) 723-0371

25.2 Miles Away

Get More Information About: Forsyth Technical Community College

1333 Jake Alexander Blvd. South, Salisbury, NC (704) 216-7222

47.9 Miles Away

Get More Information About: Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

1011 Page Street, Troy, NC (910) 576-6222

49.4 Miles Away

Get More Information About: Montgomery Community College

1637 Lawson Street, Durham, NC (919) 536-7200

49.6 Miles Away

Get More Information About: Durham Technical Community College

1105 Kelly Dr, Sanford, NC (919) 775-5401

53.7 Miles Away

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Ranked #5 in North Carolina

630 South Main St, Dobson, NC (336) 386-8121

56.4 Miles Away

Get More Information About: Surry Community College

4101 Doie Cope Road, Raleigh, NC (919) 571-0057

66.1 Miles Away

200 Community College Road, Henderson, NC (252) 492-2061

78.9 Miles Away

Get More Information About: Vance-Granville Community College

1042 West Hamlet Avenue, Hamlet, NC (910) 410-1700

82.4 Miles Away

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4800 Airport Center Parkway, Charlotte, NC (704) 399-1010

84.3 Miles Away


Ranked #9 in North Carolina

3509 Old Charlotte Highway, Monroe, NC (704) 290-5100

86.3 Miles Away

2201 Hull Rd., Fayetteville, NC (910) 678-8400

87.4 Miles Away

Get More Information About: Fayetteville Technical Community College

201 Highway 321 South, Dallas, NC (704) 922-6200

93.6 Miles Away

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