LPN Training in Maryland

How to Become an LPN in Maryland

To become an LPN in Maryland you will need to:

  1. Be a high school graduate or hold a GED.
  2. Attend a practical nursing program approved by the Maryland Board of Nursing, or an equivalent program.
  3. Apply for Maryland licensure. You can obtain an application form by requesting one here.
  4. Register for the NCLEX exam at http://www.pearsonvue.com/nclex/. The exam fee is $200.
  5. Take and pass the exam.
  6. Receive your license from the Maryland Board of Nursing.

Did you know that LPNs in Maryland earn a mean hourly wage of $23.09 or a mean annual wage of $48,030?

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

Maryland Board of Nursing

4140 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215


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