Maryland LPN to RN/BSN Programs

Maryland LPNs looking to make a positive change in their careers are opting to complete one of the state’s many LPN to RN programs. RN careers offer autonomy, upward mobility, and a wider variety of career options, in addition to substantially higher salaries. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that Maryland RNs earn an average of $22,730 more annually than LPNs do, making it an easy choice for those wanting to boost their paychecks.

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

Below is the 2018 best comprehensive list of LPN to RN programs in Maryland. 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
Allegany College of Maryland
LPN to RN
12401 Willowbrook Rd
Cumberland, MD
(301) 784-5568
Anne Arundel Community College
LPN to RN
101 College Parkway
Arnold, MD
(410) 777-2222
Baltimore City Community College
LPN to ADN
2901 Liberty Heights Ave
Baltimore, MD
(410) 462-8300
Carroll Community College
LPN to RN
1601 Washington Road
Westminster, MD
(410) 386-8000
Cecil College
LPN to ADN
One Seahawk Drive
North East, MD
(410) 287-1000
Chesapeake College
LPN to RN
1000 College Cir
Wye Mills, MD
(410) 822-5400
College of Southern Maryland
LPN to ADN
8730 Mitchell Rd
La Plata, MD
(301) 934-2251
Community College of Baltimore County
LPN to RN
800 S Rolling Rd
Catonsville, MD
(443) 840-2222
Frederick Community College
LPN to ADN
7932 Opossumtown Pike
Frederick, MD
(301) 846-2400
Hagerstown Community College
LPN to RN
11400 Robinwood Dr
Hagerstown, MD
(240) 500-2000
Harford Community College
LPN to RN
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, MD
(443) 412-2000
Howard Community College
LPN to RN
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia, MD
(443) 518-1560
Montgomery College
LPN to ADN
51 Mannakee St
Rockville, MD
(240) 567-5000
Prince George's Community College
LPN to RN
301 Largo Rd.
Largo, MD
(301) 546-0829
Wor-Wic Community College
LPN to ADN
32000 Campus Drive
Salisbury, MD
(410) 334-2800

Maryland 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 Maryland.

City/AreaAvg LPN SalaryAvg RN Salary% Diff
Baltimore, Columbia, Towson - MD$51,640$73,73042.8%
Silver Spring, Frederick, Rockville - MD$52,170$76,38046.4%
Salisbury - MD$44,460$67,00050.7%
Hagerstown, Martinsburg - MD$47,270$68,11044.1%
Cumberland - MD$40,440$66,10063.5%
California, Lexington Park - MD$50,150$61,04021.7%

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