Connecticut LPN to RN/BSN Programs

Last Updated/Verified: Jan 23, 2023

LPNs in Connecticut looking to advance in the nursing industry are opting to become registered nurses via one of the state’s LPN to RN programs. RNs enjoy many advantages, including the ability to go into specialty nursing, increased advancement opportunities, and higher salaries. With RNs in the state earning an average of $22,550 more annually than LPNs, it’s easy to see why becoming an RN is a great next step.

Are you seeking more information on the LPN to RN educational pathway? Learn more about taking and passing the NCLEX-RN exam. Also, check out the Connecticut Board of Nursing for information on licensing and education for registered nurses in the state.

List of 2023 LPN to RN or LPN to BSN Programs in CT

Below is the 2023 best comprehensive list of LPN to RN programs in Connecticut. 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.

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Capital Community College
950 Main Street
Hartford, CT
(860) 906-5000
Charter Oak State College
55 Paul Manafort Dr
New Britain, CT
(860) 515-3800
Norwalk Community College
188 Richards Ave
Norwalk, CT
(203) 857-7000

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Connecticut LPN vs RN Salary Comparison By Area

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This tool will allow you to easily search and compare the average salaries of nurses for many cities and locations across the U.S. You can search by city and state. Salary data is provided through the BLS.

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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 collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics for LPNs and RNs in Connecticut.

On average an RN in Connecticut earns $57,065, which is 19% more than the national average for registered nurses ($48,109).

City/AreaAvg LPN SalaryAvg RN Salary% Diff
Hartford, West Hartford, East Hartford - CT$56,650$80,24041.6%
Bridgeport, Stamford, Norwalk - CT$59,260$83,29040.6%
New Haven - CT$56,790$83,25046.6%
Norwich, New London, Westerly - CT$56,850$81,75043.8%
Waterbury - CT$53,410$76,18042.6%
Danbury - CT$56,140$91,68063.3%

Table data taken from 2018 BLS &