Hawaii LPN to RN/BSN Programs

Last Updated/Verified: Dec 12, 2023

The tropical island of Hawaii is more than just a popular vacation destination. Its commitment to health is leading the state’s LPNs to consider advancement via an LPN to RN program with a pathway to earn a BSN. Registered nursing offers many advantages, including upward mobility, increased autonomy, and heftier paychecks. RNs in the state earn an average of $39,930 more per year than LPNs do, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, making it a lucrative career opportunity.

Here is more information on the LPN to RN educational pathway. Also, learn about the NCLEX-RN examination and check out the Hawaii Board of Nursing for information on licensing and available organizations and associations for RNs in the state. Please note that other states may offer online options for Hawaii residents.

List of 2024 LPN to RN or LPN to BSN Programs in HI

Below is the 2024 best comprehensive list of LPN to RN programs in Hawaii. 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.

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.
Hawaii Pacific University
1 Aloha Tower Drive
Honolulu, HI
(808) 544-0200

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Hawaii LPN vs RN Salary Comparison By Area

Salary Comparison Tool

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 retrieved from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for LPNs and RNs in Hawaii.

On average an RN in Hawaii earns $49,515, which is 3% more than the national average for registered nurses ($48,109).

City/AreaAvg LPN SalaryAvg RN Salary% Diff
Urban Honolulu - HI$50,040$99,60099.0%
Kahului, Wailuku, Lahaina - HI$47,730$89,29087.1%

Table data taken from 2018 BLS https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes291141.htm & https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292061.htm