Prepare for a rewarding career with ample room for professional and personal growth as you learn to provide essential care for patients.
Nursing jobs are forecast to grow 6% by 2031.
Median annual salary for licensed practical nurses is more than $48,000.
BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS
Locations where this degree is offered:
Vincennes Campus Jasper Campus
What can I expect during my time at VU?
VU’s Nursing Department has a distinguished record of preparing professionals for successful careers in hospitals, nursing home and other health-care settings.
The University’s expert nursing instructors are readily available to help students gain the academic and practical skills they need to excel.
The LPN course of study runs for two semesters and one summer session in length, with one class of students admitted each year in August.
The University offers substantial academic and social support systems to help students learn and grow.
Small class sizes enable students to participate fully in activities and discussions and to seek out extra help when needed.
Affordable tuition allows students to graduate with less debt.
What can I do with this degree?
As a licensed practical nurse, you will enter a rewarding and challenging profession that meets critical needs in a variety of settings. VU’s Practical Nursing Program is accredited by the Indiana State Board of Nursing and the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
Is this degree accredited?
Vincennes University's institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the specialized accreditations and approvals obtained by various programs are located on our Accreditation and Licensure page.
Vincennes University recognizes the importance of programmatic licensure, ensuring that graduates meet the requirements set by professional licensing boards. By adhering to rigorous standards and seeking recognition from accrediting bodies, Vincennes University demonstrates its dedication to offering quality education and preparing students for successful careers.
We are happy to chat with you to answer your questions and understand your personal goals. Please reach out to us at VUADMIT@Vinu.edu or call 812-888-4313 for more information.