LPN Training in Minnesota

How to Become an LPN in Minnesota

To become an LPN in Minnesota you will need to:

Lpn Lvn Licensed Practical Nursing Licensed Vocational Nursing
  1. Attend a practical nursing program approved by the Minnesota Board of Nursing.
  2. Apply for Minnesota licensure online here. You can also view a licensure application form here. The application fee is $105 and should be paid via Visa or MasterCard.
  3. Register for the NCLEX exam here. The exam fee is $200.
  4. Once you are approved to proceed, take and pass the exam.
  5. Receive your license from the Minnesota Board of Nursing.

Did you know that LPNs in Minnesota earn a mean hourly wage of $18.68 or a mean annual wage of $38,860?

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

Minnesota Board of Nursing

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            Rasmussen College , Circle Pines
            • Founded in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1900, with over 40 diverse online degree programs.
            • Offers a comprehensive student services team (SUPPORT+) composed of financial aid advisors, academic tutors, career service advisors, and more.
            • Operates as a Public Benefit Corporation school, that puts students first and maintains a commitment to the communities they serve.
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            Argosy University , Saint Paul
            • Designated as a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, publishers of G.I. Jobs®.
            • Each program is designed to instill the knowledge, ethical values, and interpersonal skills of professional practice and to foster values of social responsibility.
            • Offers several flexible learning options, including a blended format that combines campus and online learning.
            • Several scholarship opportunities are available for students who qualify.
            • Features a competency-based MBA program that allows students to test out of subjects based on prior professional experience.
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            • Serving students in higher education since 1941.
            • Offers diplomas and degree programs in accounting, healthcare, and business. 
            • Uses a unique inverted curriculum that enables students to take core classes in their first year.
            • Provides flexible scheduling for students with four start times per year.
            • Has 36 campus locations across the United States, as well as online courses.
            • Formed program advisory boards to ensure that all course material stays up to date.
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