Nursing: Practical Nursing (LPN)

Practical Nursing Careers

Graduates often work in settings such as hospitals, long-term care facilities, clinics, and physicians' offices.


Starting Wages: $31,000 - $37,000 per year*

Iowa Workforce Development forecasts more than 330 openings each year for licensed practical nurses through 2020.

Licensed practical nursing is one of the top occupations in Iowa with the most job openings.

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development


Allen Memorial Hospital Waterloo, IA
Cedar Falls Lutheran Home Cedar Falls, IA
Waverly Health Center Waverly, IA
Western Home Communities Cedar Falls, IA
Wheaton Franciscan Hospitals Waterloo, IA
Cedar Falls, IA

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Linda Butler
Grundy Hall 135
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Program Advisor

Gene Leutzinger
Grundy Hall 173
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