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Any LPN programs in Illinois?

  1. 0 I wasn't sure if there were LPN programs in Illinois...Do they offer any at the hospitals or just the colleges? Where? Thanks for any direction on this.
    Last edit by suebird3 on Jun 2, '06 : Reason: duplicate posts
  2. Visit  candyjacks profile page

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  3. Visit  suebird3 profile page
    Welcome to!

    Many of the LPN Programs are at the Community College level. I know of a few in the North part of the state.

  4. Visit  candyjacks profile page
    Can you name some colleges? I'm not from Illinois...Thanks!
  5. Visit  suebird3 profile page
    Off the top of my noggin, Joliet Junior College, Kankakee Community College....the Chicago City Colleges....

    Here is a link to other schools:

    Last edit by suebird3 on Jun 2, '06
  6. Visit  Marz profile page
    Illinois Valley Community College in Oglesby has an LPN program...basically you take 1st year of the ADN and then it's a summer course. I took the course before coming back in the fall for the 2nd yr of ADN. It was nice because then I could sit for boards and see what it was like and work as an LPN almost a whole year before getting my RN the following May.
  7. Visit  valifay profile page
    What part of IL are you in? There are several schools that offer LPN programs here...
  8. Visit  candyjacks profile page
    I'm in Indiana and trying to find a school near Danville for the LPN program.
  9. Visit  flowerchick profile page
    I'm not sure where Danville is, but Triton Community College in River Grove IL has one.
  10. Visit  loridoo profile page
    Lake Land College in Mattoon (central IL) has an LPN program.
  11. Visit  hrslvr1970 profile page
    Hello, Springfield, IL has Capital Area School of Practical Nursing. I'm enrolled for the fall class. It's just 9 months long. Anyone else familiar with this school?
  12. Visit  meownsmile profile page
    Check Parkland college in champaign, not sure if they have a program or not. Have you googled yet?
    Try Danville Community College. They are listed as having a program in google. Good luck
    Last edit by meownsmile on Jun 19, '06
  13. Visit  prinsessa profile page
    I think Morton college (in Cicero) has an LPN program. You could check out their
  14. Visit  missymay76 profile page
    Heartland college in Bloomington,Il and Richland college in Decatur, Il both have LPN programs with a bridge program to RN. These are both community colleges.

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