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Brown Mackie College - Phoenix

The practical nursing program offered by Brown Mackie College prepares students for a career as a licensed practical nurse in a variety of health care settings. This program offers instruction [...]

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Pima Community College’s Center for Training and Development offers a licensed practical nursing program that is approved by the Arizona State Board of Nursing. The program is ideal for [...]

Estrella Mountain Community College

Estrella Mountain Community College’s South West Skills Center offers a diverse practical nurse program that can be completed in as few as 46 weeks. This program prepares students for a [...]

Chandler/Gilbert Community College

2626 E Pecos Rd
Chandler, AZ 85225

Mesa Community College

1833 W Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202

Pima Medical Institute - Mesa

957 S. Dobson Road
Mesa, AZ 85202

(480) 644-0267

Carrington College - Phoenix

8503 N 27th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051

(602) 393-5900

Fortis College - Phoenix

555 N 18 St Ste 110
Phoenix, AZ 85006

(602) 254-3099

GateWay Community College

108 N. 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034

ITT Technical Institute - Phoenix

10220 North 25th Ave- Ste 100
Phoenix, AZ 85021

(602) 749-7900

Yavapai College

1100 E Sheldon St
Prescott, AZ 86301

Eastern Arizona College

615 N. Stadium Ave.
Thatcher, AZ 85552

Brown Mackie College - Tucson

4585 E Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85712

(520) 319-3300

Pima Medical Institute - Tucson

3350 East Grant Road- Suite 200
Tucson, AZ 85716

Arizona Western College

2020 S. Avenue 8E
Yuma, AZ 85365

Maricopa Skill Center

1245 E Buckeye
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Mohave Community College

1971 Jagerson Ave
Kingman, AZ 86409

Glendale Community College

6000 W Olive Ave
Glendale, AZ 85302

Phoenix College

1202 W Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85013

Paradise Valley Community College

18401 N 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85032

Scottsdale Community College

9000 E Chaparral Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85256

Maricopa Beauty College LLC

515 W Western Ave
Avondale, AZ 85323

Southwest Skill Center

3000 N Dysart Rd
Avondale, AZ 85323

Central Arizona College

8470 N Overfield Rd
Coolidge, AZ 85128

Cochise College

4190 W Highway 80
Douglas, AZ 85607

Coconino Community College

2800 S. Lone Tree Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Mohave Community College - Lake Havasu City

1977 West Acoma Blvd
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403

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Arizona is a state that offers many opportunities in the field of nursing. The LPN population in this state makes up 21% of the nation’s nursing populace. LPNs in Arizona can earn up to $41,442 each year. The cities that get the most number of LPN employment are Scottsdale, Mesa and Phoenix. 

It is common knowledge that the fastest route to becoming a nurse is to become an LPN first. Finishing the LPN program requires a year of hands-on practice and classroom training. There are many Arizona nursing schools which can provide information that could help students wishing to pursue a nursing degree. Here are some of the leading schools that offer LPN training or program – 

Arizona Western College 

This school was founded in 1963 and has an offshoot campus in Yuma. AWC has many other learning centers located in different areas including Somerton, San Luis, Parker and Wellton. There are over 90 degrees that are being offered here, with 53 degrees allotted to the Nursing and Emergency Medicine category. Those who major in Practical Nursing can begin working as an LPN soon. 

If you want to pay for your schooling with a scholarship, then you can ask AWC about its scholarship programs. These scholarships are offered by the AWC Foundation Scholarships, Mensa Education, AWC Institutional Scholarships and the Research Foundation Scholarship Program. 

Cochise College 

This school was founded in 1964 and, to this day, continues to provide quality education. Cochise is a two-year public college in AZ and it offers enrollment to more than 8,000 students annually. 

Apart from other fields of studies, Cochise College offers associate degrees in health services majoring in Practical Nursing. In addition to the training courses, the school also provides employment to their graduates. 

Phoenix College 

Phoenix College, founded in 1920, is a community college. It is one of the oldest community colleges in the nation. There are more than 10,000 students enrolled each year in its campus that spans 52 acres. The college offers more than 200 certificate and degree programs; its Nursing and Emergency Medicine category is where the Practical Nursing program falls. In-state tuition and fees amount to $1,734 while its Out-of-state tuition and fees are at $6,894. Books and supplies cost $1,120. 

Scottsdale Community College 

SCC is a two-year college situated in Scottsdale, a suburb of Phoenix. Established in 1970, the campus lies at a 160-acre place and offers a wide variety of degree choices. The school’s facilities are aptly created to boost student development. 

LPN wannabes will find a suitable degree in this community college. It is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission and approved by the AZ State Board of Nursing.