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.

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

Below is the 2018 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.

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
Flathead Valley Community College
LPN to RN
777 Grandview Drive
Kalispell, MT
(406) 756-3846
Great Falls College Montana State University
LPN to RN
2100 16th Ave S
Great Falls, MT
(406) 771-4300
Helena College University of Montana
LPN to RN/BSN
1115 N Roberts St
Helena, MT
(406) 447-6900
Miles Community College
LPN to RN
2715 Dickinson St
Miles City, MT
(406) 874-6100
Montana State University - Billings
LPN to RN
1500 University Drive
Billings, MT
(406) 657-2011
Montana State University - Bozeman
LPN to BSN
211 Montana Hall
Bozeman, MT
(406) 994-0211
University of Montana - Missoula College
LPN to RN
1205 E Broadway St
Missoula, MT
(406) 243-7846

Montana 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 organized by the BLS for LPNs and RNs in Montana.

City/AreaAvg LPN SalaryAvg RN Salary% Diff
Billings - MT$39,330$65,56066.7%
Missoula - MT$38,840$64,82066.9%
Great Falls - MT$41,410$60,08045.1%

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