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Nursing Certification | Licensed Practical Nurse

Louisiana LPN Checklist

  1. Earn your LPN  Diploma in 21 months.  This includes classroom courses and hands-on practice
  2. Apply for licensure with the Louisiana Board of Nursing ($85 fee) – Have your school send your transcript to them as well
  3. Obtain a CPR card and pass the NCLEX-PN exam

Top Cities in Louisiana for LPNs: Baton Rouge, New Orleans

Louisiana LPN Stats:
Comfort Score Rank: #19 of 51
Benefit of RN Rank: #8 of 51
Avg. LPN Salary: $36,780
LPNs employed: 19,950