Michigan LPN to RN/BSN Programs

Ambitious Michigan LPNs are increasingly opting to enroll in one of the state’s many LPN to RN programs in order to progress their careers. With increased independence, the ability to enter niche specialties, and higher salaries, it’s easy to see why becoming an RN is so enticing. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Michigan RNs earn an average of $22,440 more annually than LPNs in the state do.

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

Below is the 2018 best comprehensive list of LPN to RN programs in Michigan. 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
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NOTE: MUST BE A LPN/LVN TO APPLY
Baker College
LPN to ADN
1050 W Bristol Rd
Flint, MI
(800) 964-4299
Davenport University
LPN to BSN
6191 Kraft Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI
(616) 698-7111
Delta College
LPN to RN
1961 Delta Road
University Center, MI
(989) 686-9000
Gogebic Community College
LPN to RN
E-4946 Jackson Road
Ironwood, MI
(906) 932-4231
Grand Rapids Community College
LPN to ADN
143 Bostwick Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI
(616) 234-4000
Henry Ford College
LPN to RN
5101 Evergreen Rd
Dearborn, MI
(313) 845-9600
Jackson College
LPN to ADN
2111 Emmons Road
Jackson, MI
(517) 787-0800
Kellogg Community College
LPN to RN
450 North Avenue
Batte Creek, MI
(269) 965-3931
Kirtland Community College
LPN to ADN
10775 N. St. Helen Road
Roscommon, MI
(989) 275-5000
Lake Michigan College
LPN to RN
2755 E Napier Ave
2755 E Napier Ave, MI
(269) 927-1000
Lansing Community College
LPN to RN
411 North Grand Avenue
Lansing, MI
(517) 483-1957
Madonna University
LPN to BSN
36600 Schoolcraft Road
Livonia, MI
(734) 432-5339
Monroe County Community College
LPN to RN
1555 S. Raisinville Rd.
Monroe, MI
(734) 242-7300
Mott Community College
LPN to ADN
1401 E. Court Street
Flint, MI
(810) 762-0200
North Central Michigan College
LPN to RN
1515 Howard Street
Petoskey, MI
(888) 298-6605
Northern Michigan University
LPN to BSN
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, MI
(906) 227-1000
Northwestern Michigan College
LPN to ADN
1701 E. Front St
Traverse City, MI
(855) 346-3662
Oakland Community College
LPN to ADN
2480 Opdyke Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI
(248) 341-2000
Schoolcraft College
LPN to ADN
18600 Haggerty Road
Livonia, MI
(734) 462-4400
Southwestern Michigan College
LPN to RN
58900 Cherry Grove Road
Dowagiac, MI
(800) 456-8675
St. Clair Community College
LPN to ADN
323 Erie St
Port Huron, MI
(810) 989-5500
West Shore Community College
LPN to RN
3000 N. Stiles Road
Scottville, MI
(231) 845-6211

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

City/AreaAvg LPN SalaryAvg RN Salary% Diff
Warren, Troy, Farmington Hills - MI$49,510$77,14055.8%
Detroit, Dearborn, Livonia - MI$48,680$67,03037.7%
Grand Rapids, Wyoming - MI$44,090$60,87038.1%
Ann Arbor - MI$49,600$70,81042.8%
Flint - MI$45,660$66,32045.2%
Kalamazoo, Portage - MI$44,300$65,52047.9%
Saginaw - MI$44,180$67,27052.3%
Jackson - MI$45,910$65,35042.3%
Battle Creek - MI$44,460$64,79045.7%
Muskegon - MI$43,170$52,88022.5%
Bay City - MI$44,570$71,34060.1%

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