Montana LPN to RN/BSN Programs
The wild beauty of Montana is matched only by its commitment to nursing excellence. Through one of the state’s many LPN to RN programs, LPNs are advancing their careers by becoming registered nurses. RNs have the ability to take on more challenging tasks, move up the employment ladder more easily, and earn a substantially higher salary. Montana RNs earn an average of $23,380 more per year than LPNs in the state do.
Looking for more information on the LPN to RN educational track? Find out more information on taking and passing the NCLEX-RN exam and check out the Montana Board of Nursing for education programs available for nurses in the state.
List of 2021 LPN to RN or LPN to BSN Programs in MT
Below is the 2021 best comprehensive list of LPN to RN programs in Montana. 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.
NOTE: MUST BE A LPN/LVN TO APPLY
Flathead Valley Community College
LPN to RN
777 Grandview Drive
Helena College University of Montana
LPN to RN/BSN
1115 N Roberts St
Montana State University - Billings
LPN to RN
1500 University Drive
Montana State University - Bozeman
LPN to BSN
211 Montana Hall
University of Montana - Missoula College
LPN to RN
1205 E Broadway St
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Montana 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 collected by the BLS for LPNs and RNs in Montana.
On average an RN in Montana earns $44,507, which is 7% less than the national average for registered nurses ($48,109).
|City/Area||Avg LPN Salary||Avg RN Salary||% Diff|
|Billings - MT||$44,050||$71,270||61.8%|
|Missoula - MT||$45,550||$69,320||52.2%|
|Great Falls - MT||$43,570||$66,230||52.0%|
Table data taken from 2018 BLS https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes291141.htm & https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292061.htm