Becoming an LPN in Cincinnati

Last Updated/Verified: Aug 19, 2021

Cincinnati, OH area hospitals include Bethesda North Hospital, which has been rated high-performing in 10 specialties, and Jewish Hospital Mercy, which has been rated high-performing in seven specialties. Area nursing homes include Blue Ash Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Harrison Pavilion Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mercy Neighborhood Ministries Home Care and Heartland Home Health and Hospice are among the home health agencies serving the area.

Cincinnati’s 211 healthcare providers employ over 6,100 licensed practical nurses. Cincinnati LPNs earn among the highest average pay rate for LPNs in the state of Ohio. Of Ohio LPNs, only LPNs in the Cleveland area earn higher hourly wages and annual salaries than Cincinnati LPNs.

There are currently a few options for LPN programs operating in Cincinnati, including the program at Fortis College-Cincinnati and the program at Cincinnati State Great Oaks.

Cincinnati NCLEX-PN Pass Rates

NCLEX-PN Students Total1532,445
NCLEX-PN Students Passed1101,964
NCLEX-PN Pass Rate71.9%80.3%

LPN Programs Near Me in Cincinnati


Beckfield College

225 Pictoria Dr #200, Cincinnati, OH (513) 671-1920

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Fortis College - Cincinnati

11499 Chester Rd #200, Cincinnati, OH (513) 771-2795

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17 South High Street, Columbus, OH (614) 466-3947

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Butler Tech

3603 Hamilton Middletown Rd, Hamilton, OH (513) 868-6300

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