Alabama LPN to RN/BSN Programs

With nursing opportunities growing in Alabama, many LPNs are choosing to become RNs. A wider array of nursing careers are available to RNs, along with more room for advancement and greater salary potential. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that RNs in Alabama earn an average of $23,600 more each year than LPNs do. With both LPN to ADN and LPN to BSN programs available, becoming a registered nurse in the state has never been easier or more rewarding.

List of 2018 LPN to RN or LPN to BSN Programs in AL

Below is the 2018 best comprehensive list of LPN to RN programs in Alabama. Some of these programs may be listed as "RN", however that may mean ADN or BSN degree, please visit the school's website for program details.

ProgramWebsite
LPN to RN/BSN Online
Online Program - Achieve offers a fast-track program that combines the effectiveness of real classroom learning with the speed of credit-by- examination.
NOTE: MUST BE A LPN/LVN TO APPLY
Bevill State Community College
LPN to ADN
101 State St.
Sumiton, AL
(205) 648-3271
Bishop State Community College
LPN to RN
351 N Broad Street
Mobile, AL
(251) 405-7000
Calhoun Community College
LPN to RN
6250 US-31
Tanner, AL
(256) 306-2500
Central Alabama Community College
LPN to RN
1675 Cherokee Rd.
Alexander City, AL
(256) 234-6346
Chatahoochee Valley Community College
LPN to ADN
2602 College Dr.
Phenix City, AL
(334) 291-4900
Coastal Alabama Community College
LPN to ADN
1900 US-31
Bay Minette, AL
(251) 580-2200
Faulkner State Community College
LPN to ADN
1900 US-31
Bay Minette, AL
(251) 580-2257
Gadsden State Community College
LPN to RN
1001 George Wallace Dr.
Gadsden, AL
(256) 549-8200
Herzing University
LPN to RN
280 W Valley Ave.
Birmingham, AL
(205) 916-2800
Lawson State Community College
LPN to RN
3060 Wilson Rd.
Birmingham, AL
(205) 925-2515
Lurleen B Wallace Community College
LPN to ADN
1000 Danelly Blvd.
Andalusia, AL
(334) 222-6591
Northeast Alabama Community College
LPN to ADN
138 Alabama 35
Rainsville, AL
(256) 638-4418
Northwest Shoals Community College
LPN to RN
800 George Wallace Rd.
Muscle Shoals, AL
(256) 331-5200
Reid State Technical College
LPN to ADN
100 Hwy 83
Evergreen, AL
(251) 578-1313
Shelton State Community College
LPN to RN
9500 Old Greensboro Rd.
Tuscaloosa, AL
(205) 391-2211
Snead State Community College
LPN to RN
220 N Walnut Street
Boaz, AL
(256) 593-5120
Southern Union State Community College
LPN to RN
750 Roberts Street
Wadley, AL
(251) 405-7000
Wallace Community College
LPN to RN
1141 Wallacw Drive
Dothan, AL
(334) 983-3521
Wallace Community College Selma
LPN to RN
3000 Earl Goodwin Pkwy.
Selma, AL
(334) 876-9227

Alabama LPN vs RN Salary Comparison By Area

The table below compares the annual salary of a licensed practical nurse (LPN) to a registered nurse (RN), along with the percent increase that can be expected. The data was obtained from the BLS for LPNs and RNs in Alabama.

City/AreaAvg LPN SalaryAvg RN Salary% Diff
Birmingham, Hoover - AL$38,290$59,03054.2%
Huntsville - AL$36,430$57,44057.7%
Mobile - AL$35,320$55,80058.0%
Montgomery - AL$37,670$60,42060.4%
Tuscaloosa - AL$36,120$59,11063.6%
Dothan - AL$33,740$55,43064.3%
Florence, Muscle Shoals - AL$36,130$47,99032.8%
Daphne, Fairhope, Foley - AL$36,210$54,55050.6%
Gadsden - AL$33,730$52,95057.0%
Anniston, Oxford, Jacksonville - AL$36,280$56,88056.8%
Decatur - AL$34,500$50,43046.2%
Auburn, Opelika - AL$34,590$56,54063.5%

Table data taken from BLS https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes291141.htm & https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292061.htm