Rhode Island LPN to RN/BSN Programs

The state of Rhode Island may be small, but its commitment to advanced nursing is actually quite large. Many LPNs in the state are opting to enroll in an LPN to RN program in order to become registered nurses. RNs enjoy advantages such as the ability to work independently and make critical decisions, increased job prospects, and higher paychecks. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Rhode Island RNs earn an average of $19,790 more per year than LPNs in the state do.

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

Below is the 2018 best comprehensive list of LPN to RN programs in Rhode Island. 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
Community College of Rhode Island - Flanagan Campus
LPN to RN
1762 Louisquisset Pike
Lincoln, RI
(401) 333-7268
Community College of Rhode Island - Knight Campus
LPN to RN
400 East Avenue
Warwick, RI
(401) 825-2162
Community College of Rhode Island - Liston Campus
LPN to RN
One Hilton St.
Providence, RI
(401) 455-6046

Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island.

City/AreaAvg LPN SalaryAvg RN Salary% Diff
Providence, Warwick - RI$52,910$76,61044.8%

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