Becoming an LPN in Cleveland

Last Updated/Verified: Aug 19, 2021

Cleveland is the second largest city in the state of Ohio. The Cleveland area has about 35 hospitals, nearly 170 nursing homes, and over 50 home health agencies that meet the medical needs of the city’s approximate 400,000 residents. Among area hospitals are Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals Case Medical Center, both of which are nationally ranked in 21 specialties. Nursing homes that serve the people of Cleveland include Fairfax Health Care Center and Singleton Health Care Center. Xcel Health Care Providers and Rx Home Health Care are just two of the many home health agencies that operate in the city of Cleveland.

The licensed practical nurses who work for Cleveland area health care providers and facilities are the highest paid LPNs in the state of Ohio.

There are a few LPN training programs currently operating in the city of Cleveland, including those located at Marymount School and Felbry College.

Cleveland NCLEX-PN Pass Rates

NCLEX-PN Students Total1582,445
NCLEX-PN Students Passed1331,964
NCLEX-PN Pass Rate84.2%80.3%

Top Ranked LPN Programs in Cleveland

Listed below are the top LPN schools in Cleveland based on our LPN program rankings for OH out of 64 other accredited programs offered in the state:

  • Lorain County Community College - #5
  • Fortis College - Cuyahoga Falls - #14

LPN Programs Near Me in Cleveland


Herzing University

1600 South Arlington St, 100, Akron, OH (330) 594-3034

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Bryant & Stratton College - Akron

190 Montrose West Avenue , Akron, OH (330) 598-2500

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Cuyahoga Valley Career Center

8001 Brecksville Road, Brecksville, OH (440) 526-5200

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Concord Twp.

Auburn Career Center

8140 Auburn Road, Concord Twp., OH (440) 357-7542

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Cuyahoga Falls

Fortis College - Cuyahoga Falls

2545 Bailey Road, Cuyahoga Falls, OH (330) 923-9959

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Northern Career Institute

34050 Glen Drive, Suite 2, Eastlake, OH (440) 283-4300

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Lorain County Community College

1005 N Abbe Rd, Elyria, OH (440) 365-5222

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Highland Heights

MDT College of Health Sciences

325 Alpha Park, Highland Heights, OH (440) 449-1700

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Northcoast Medical Training Academy

1832 Ohio 59, Kent, OH (330) 678-6600

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Bryant & Stratton College - Parma

12955 Snow Rd., Parma, OH (216) 265-3151

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