How to become a Licensed Practical Nurse in Nebraska
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Approved Licensed Practical Nurse schools in Nebraska
The list below will is all the Nebraska Dept. of Health and Human Services accredited LPN schools in Nebraska.
Central Community College
3134 West Highway 34 PO Box 4903
Grand Island, NE 68803-4903
Pam Bales – Associate Dean
(308) 398-7455 ext 7567
(308) 389-6398 (fax)
The Columbus Campus, Grand Island Campus, Kearney Center campuses have LPN training that will give associate degrees and diplomas depending on the program they choose.
College of Saint Mary
7000 Mercy Rd.
Omaha, NE 68106
Mindy Barna Director, PN Program
(402) 399-2360 (fax)
The College of Saint Mary is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission. The practical nursing program also has Nebraska State Board of Nursing approval. For students to get their practical nursing certificate, they will have to take 35 credit hours of major program courses and 7 credit hours of supporting courses.
Metropolitan Community College
2909 Edward Babe Gomez Ave
Omaha, NE 68107
Nancy Pares Director
(402) 738-4552 fax
Metropolitan Community College’s LPN course is a 1 year certificate program that combines classroom training, laboratory training and clinical training to prep you to care for patients in a multitude of settings.
Mid-Plains Community College
601 West State Farm Rd.
North Platte, NE 69101
Kathy Harrison Director
(302) 221-6796 fax
Mid-Plains Community College’s LPN training program is a concept-based curriculum that uses state-of-the-art simulations for improved program outcomes. Clinical sites are at local hospitals, long term care facilities and other community clinics.
Northeast Community College
801 East Benjamin Avenue PO Box 469
Norfolk, NE 68702-0469
Dr. Karen Weidner Director
The Northeast Community College has a wonderful and robust LPN training program. The LPN course is approved by the Nebraska State Board of Nursing and The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
Southeast Community College
8800 O Street
Lincoln, NE 68520
Kristen Ruiz (Beatrice) Program Chair Program Chair
(402) 437-2765 800-233-5027
(402) 437-2404 (fax) 402-228-8264
The LPN program at Southeast Community College is a 2 semester diploma program.
Western Nebraska Community College
1601 E. 27th Street
Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1899
Becky Kautz Director
(308) 630-6534 (fax)
Western Nebraska Community College has a LPN program that is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for the Education in Nursing (ACEN).
In Nebraska, you are legally required to pass the nationally-recognized NCLEX-PN exam to become licensed as a LPN in the Cornhusker State. The NCLEX-PN is given by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing. Tests are given at testing centers across Nebraska. Your respective program will advise you on where you can take the exam and what you will need to do.
Practical Nurse Salary in Nebraska
|Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA||Hourly||$16.03||$20.48||$25.86|
|Sioux City, IA-NE-SD||Hourly||$15.72||$18.02||$22.45|