Nevada LPN to RN/BSN Programs
As the need for highly skilled nurses grows in Nevada, many LPNs in the state are going back to school to earn an RN degree. Nevada offers an LPN to RN bridge program for specifically this purpose, and graduates of the program are able to enter the rewarding world of registered nursing. RNs are able to take on more responsibility, higher-level duties, and earn more money. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that RNs in the state earn an average of $30,290 more annually than LPNs do.
Looking for more information on the LPN to RN educational transition? Learn more about the NCLEX-RN examination and check out the Nevada State Board of Nursing for information on licensing and available organizations and associations for nurses in the state.
List of 2021 LPN to RN or LPN to BSN Programs in NV
Below is the 2021 best comprehensive list of LPN to RN programs in Nevada. 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
College of Southern Nevada
LPN to RN
700 College Dr
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Nevada 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 Nevada.
On average an RN in Nevada earns $57,281, which is 19% more than the national average for registered nurses ($48,109).
|City/Area||Avg LPN Salary||Avg RN Salary||% Diff|
|Las Vegas, Henderson, Paradise - NV||$57,610||$87,920||52.6%|
|Reno - NV||$55,820||$78,190||40.1%|
|Carson City - NV||$55,840||$83,660||49.8%|
Table data taken from 2018 BLS https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes291141.htm & https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292061.htm