Becoming an LVN in Arlington

Last Updated/Verified: Mar 22, 2024

Arlington is located on the Ft. Worth side of Texas’s Dallas-Fort Worth metro area. The city, which is the seventh-most populous in the state of Texas, is home to a population of close to 374,000 people. Arlington’s citizens have their medical needs met by 104 hospitals, 142 nursing homes, and over 50 home health agencies. Among the Arlington area’s hospitals are Cook Children’s Medical Center, which is nationally ranked in five specialties, and Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital. Area nursing homes include Green Valley Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center and Heritage House at Keller Rehabilitation and Nursing. Encompass Home Health of DFW and AbsoluteCare Health Services are just two of the many home health agencies operating in the Arlington area.

Healthcare facilities and providers serving the Arlington area employ more than 4,500 licensed vocational nurses.

There are seven LVN training programs operating in the Arlington area. They include the LVN training program at North Central Texas College and the program at the Concorde Career Institute.

Arlington NCLEX-PN Pass Rates

NCLEX-PN Students Total2723,726
NCLEX-PN Students Passed1943,243
NCLEX-PN Pass Rate71.3%87.0%

Top Ranked LVN Programs in Arlington

Listed below are the top LVN schools in Arlington based on our LVN program rankings for TX out of 79 other accredited programs offered in the state:

  • Tarrant County College - #9
  • El Centro College - #21

LVN Programs Near Me in Arlington


Concorde Career College

600 E Lamar Blvd #200, Arlington, TX (817) 261-1594

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El Centro College

801 Main St, Dallas, TX (214) 860-2000

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Dallas College at El Centro

801 Main St. , Dallas, TX (214) 860-2000

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Fort Worth

Tarrant County College

1500 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX (817) 515-8223

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Arlington Career Institute

901 E Avenue K, Grand Prairie, TX (972) 647-1607

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Navarro College - Waxahachie

1900 John Arden Drive, Waxahachie, TX (972) 937-7612

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