LPN Programs in Missouri

To begin practicing as a Missouri LPN, you need to graduate from a Practical Nursing program that is approved by the Missouri State Board of Nursing. Majority of LPN programs take 9-12 months to finish. In this state, LPN graduate can practice as a nurse for up to 90 days as he/she waits for the NCLEX exam results.

The state's nurses population comprises of 23% LPNs. The cities of Kansas and St. Louis are the areas with the highest number of nursing educational institution and LPN employment.

Here are some schools that can provide approved LPN program –

Bolivar Technical College

Bolivar Technical College has a Missouri State Board of Nursing approved LPN program that prepares you for an entry level nursing career in just 16 months. You can stay on track by this college’s One Course a Month schedule that allows you to take just a single class at a time. In a way, you stay motivated and more interested as the program focuses on one class at a given time. If you are a working student in Missouri, then this also comes in handy.

BTC’s coursework includes musculoskeletal and protective health programs; introduction to nursing; and multiple system health problems; to name a few.

Jefferson College

This is a two-year community college in Hillsboro, Missouri; which was established in 1963. It is a 418-acre campus that offers mainly daytime programs but you also have an option to take the evening or weekend class.

Clinton Technical School

The LPN program for this school is approved by the Missouri State Board of Nursing. It has been offering the program since 2010. At the moment, the school has three instructors that teach students five days each week. Clinical settings include the Golden Valley Memorial Hospital, Truman Lake Manor, Golden Living Center-Westwood, Clinton Healthcare and Rehab, Royal Oaks Hospital, Henry County Health Department.

Bolivar Technical College

Bolivar Technical College


2001 W. Broadway
Bolivar, MO 65613

Carthage Technical Center

Carthage Technical Center


609 South River Street
Carthage, MO 64836
417-359-7026

Colorado Technical University - Kansas City

Colorado Technical University - Kansas City


520 E 19th Ave
North Kansas City, MO 64116
(816) 303-7799

Columbia Public Schools

Columbia Public Schools


4203 S. Providence Rd.
Columbia, MO 65203
573-214-3772

Concorde Career College-Kansas City

Concorde Career College-Kansas City


3239 Broadway
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 531-5223

Franklin Technology-MSSU

Franklin Technology-MSSU


3950 E. Newman Road
Joplin, MO 64801
(417) 659-4400

Hannibal Public Schools

Hannibal Public Schools


4500 Mcmasters Ave
Hannibal, MO 63401-2299
573-221-4430

Jefferson College

Jefferson College


1000 Viking Drive
Hillsboro, MO 63050
(636) 797-3000

Kennett Career and Technology Center

Kennett Career and Technology Center


1400 W Washington
Kennett, MO 63857
(573) 717-1123

Lex La-Ray Technical Center

Lex La-Ray Technical Center


2323 High School Dr
Lexington, MO 64067
(660) 259-2264

North Central Missouri College - Maryville

North Central Missouri College - Maryville


1515 South Munn Ave
Maryville, MO 64468
660 359-3948

North Central Missouri College - Bethany

North Central Missouri College - Bethany


3400 Bulldog Ave
Bethany, MO 64424
660-425-8396

Northland Career Center

Northland Career Center


1801 Branch
Platte City, MO 64079
(816) 858-5505

Ozarks Technical Community College

Ozarks Technical Community College


1001 E. Chestnut Expressway
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 447-7500

Applied Technology Services

Applied Technology Services


12721 West Watson Road
Sunset Hills, MO 63127
(314) 989-7500

Pemiscot County Vocational School of Practical Nursing

Pemiscot County Vocational School of Practical Nursing


1317 West State Hwy 84
Hayti, MO 63851
573-359-6528

Boonslick Technical Education Center

Boonslick Technical Education Center


1694 Ashley Rd
Boonville, MO 65233
(660) 882-5306

Pike-Lincoln Technical Center

Pike-Lincoln Technical Center


342 Vo-Tech Rd
Eolia, MO 63344
(573) 485-2900 x225

Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center

Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center


1080 S. Silver Springs Rd.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
(573) 334-0826 x6552

Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center

Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center


3203 Oak Grove Rd
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
(573) 785-2248

Cass Career Center

Cass Career Center


1600 E Elm
Harrisonville, MO 64701
(816) 380-3253 x7818

Rolla Technical Institute/Center

Rolla Technical Institute/Center


500 Forum Drive
Rolla, MO 65401
(573) 458-0160 x1600

Clinton Technical School

Clinton Technical School


602 S. Fifth St.
Clinton, MO 64735
(660) 885-6101

Sanford-Brown College - Saint Peters

Sanford-Brown College - Saint Peters


100 Richmond Center Boulevard
Saint Peters, MO 63376
(636) 696-2300

Eldon Career Center

Eldon Career Center


112 S. Pine
Eldon, MO 65026
(573) 392-8060

Sikeston Career and Technology Center

Sikeston Career and Technology Center


1002 Virginia
Sikeston, MO 63801
(573) 472-2581

Hillyard Technical Center

Hillyard Technical Center


3434 Faraon Street
Saint Joseph, MO 64506
(816) 671-4170 x141

St Charles Community College

St Charles Community College


4601 Mid Rivers Mall Dr
Cottleville, MO 63376
(636) 922-8000

Kirksville Area Technical Center

Kirksville Area Technical Center


1103 S Cottage Grove
Kirksville, MO 63501
(660) 665-2865

St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis

St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis


909 South Taylor Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110
(314) 652-0300

Lebanon Technology and Career Center

Lebanon Technology and Career Center


757 Brice St
Lebanon, MO 65536
(417) 532-5494

Warrensburg Area Career Center

Warrensburg Area Career Center


205 S. Ridgeview Dr
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 747-2283 x2511

Metropolitan Community College - Penn Valley

Metropolitan Community College - Penn Valley


3201 SW Trafficway
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 759-4000

Washington School of Practical Nursing

Washington School of Practical Nursing


1978 Image Drive
Washington, MO 63090
636-231-2141

Mineral Area College

Mineral Area College


5270 Flat River Road
Park Hills, MO 63601
(573) 431-4593

Moberly Area Community College

Moberly Area Community College


101 College Ave
Moberly, MO 65270
(660) 263-4110

Nevada Regional Technical Center

Nevada Regional Technical Center


2015 North West Street
Nevada, MO 64772
(417) 448-2016 x4

Nichols Career Center

Nichols Career Center


605 Union Street
Jefferson City, MO 65101
(573) 659-3100

North Central Missouri College

North Central Missouri College


1301 Main St
Trenton, MO 64683
(660) 359-3948 x1418

Saline County Career Center

Saline County Career Center


900 W Vest
Marshall, MO 65340
(660) 886-6958 x250

South Central Career Center

South Central Career Center


407 W. Thornburgh
West Plains, MO 65775
(417) 256-2256

State Fair Community College

State Fair Community College


3201 W 16th Street
Sedalia, MO 65301
(660) 530-5800 x7217

Texas County Technical College

Texas County Technical College


6915 S Hwy 63
Houston, MO 65483
(417) 967-5466

Waynesville Career Center

Waynesville Career Center


400 G. W. Lane
Waynesville, MO 65583
(573) 774-6106 x5011

Columbia Area Career Center

Columbia Area Career Center


4203 S Providence Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
(573) 214-3809

Crowder College

Crowder College


601 Laclede Ave
Neosho, MO 64850
(417) 451-3223 x5536

East Central College

East Central College


1964 Prairie Dell Rd
Union, MO 63084
(636) 583-5193

Four Rivers Career Center

Four Rivers Career Center


1978 Image Drive
Washington, MO 63090
(636) 239-7777 x2923

Hannibal-LaGrange University

Hannibal-LaGrange University


2800 Palmyra Rd
Hannibal, MO 63401
(573) 221-3675

Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City

Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City


3200 Broadway
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 604-1050

Pemiscot County Career & Technology Center

Pemiscot County Career & Technology Center


1317 West State Highway 84
Hayti, MO 63851
(573) 359-2201

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