LPN Training in Maine

How to Become an LPN in Maine

To become an LPN in Maine you will need to:

  1. Attend a practical nursing program in the United States.
  2. Complete an application form, which you can get here. The application must be notarized and accompanied by two passport-size photos that are signed and dated as well as the application fee of $50 in the form of a check or money order that is made payable to the Treasurer of the State of Maine. One section of the application form must be completed by the school of nursing. Send the application package to the Maine State Board of Nursing.
  3. Register for the NCLEX exam here. The exam fee is $200.
  4. Take and pass the NCLEX exam.
  5. Receive your license from the Maine State Board of Nursing.

Did you know that LPNs in Maine earn a mean hourly wage of $19.10 or a mean annual wage of $39,720?

*Salary data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2008

Maine State Board of Nursing

Mailing Address:
158 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333

Physical Address:
161 Capitol Street
Augusta, ME 04333


Schools offering LPN Programs in Maine


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