LPN Training in Utah

How to Become an LPN in Utah

To become an LPN in Utah you will need to:

  1. Attend an approved practical nursing program in the United States.
  2. Complete an application form for licensure. You can get one here. Include the $95 application fee made out to DOPL.
  3. Submit three fingerprint cards (Form FD-258) to the Utah State Board of Nursing for a criminal background check.
  4. Request that your nursing school send a set of official transcripts to the Utah State Board of Nursing.
  5. Register for the NCLEX exam here. The exam fee is $200.
  6. Once you are approved to test, take and pass the exam.  
  7. Receive your license from the Utah Board of Nursing.

Did you know that LPNs in Utah earn a mean hourly wage of $18.17 or a mean annual wage of $37,790?

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

Utah State Board of Nursing

Heber M. Wells Bldg., 4th Floor
160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111


Schools offering LPN Programs in Utah


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Fortis Institute , Salt Lake City
  • 24/7 myCampusLink system lets students access their records, e-mail, communicate with faculty, and more.
  • Their mission is to serve the needs of the local community and graduates by matching opportunities to skills.
  • Designated a 2014 MIlitary Friendly School by Victory Media.
  • Offers career education in nursing, dental, business, information technology, and more.  
  • 44 campus locations across 15 states, with online options as well.
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Eagle Gate College , Salt Lake City
  • Offers programs developed with industry professionals who assist with curriculum development and recruit graduates. 
  • Teamed with Solutions at ECMC to help students manage educational loans and offer resources free of charge.
  • Alumni are offered free refresher courses for any class they took in their original program of study.
  • Campuses located in Salt Lake City, Layton, and Murray, Utah.
  • Part of the Eagle Gate College Group, alongside Provo College.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
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Roseman University , South Jordan
  • A private university with three campus locations in Summerlin and Henderson, Nevada and South Jordan, Utah.
  • Founded on the core values of risk-taking, innovation, individual and collective achievement of excellent, passion and commitment, and empowerment.
  • According to its mission statement, the school “provides a collaborative and supportive environment that enables its students, faculty, and staff to be successful.”
     
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  • Features programs developed with industry professionals who assist with curriculum development and often recruit graduates.
  • Gives students hands-on learning in the classroom that sharpens their skills and reduces the need for on-the-job training.
  • Part of the Eagle Gate College Education Group, alongside Eagle Gate College.
  • Teamed with Solutions at ECMC to help students manage educational loans and offer resources free of charge.
  • Campus located in Provo and American Fork, Utah.
  • Alumni are offered free refresher courses for any class they took in their original program of study.
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  • Founded in 1979 as an accredited vocational college specializing in healthcare career training.
  • Its original vision was to provide students with career advancement into the healthcare field in the shortest time possible.
  • Offers programs in medical assisting, dental lab technician, and nursing.
  • 2 campuses located in Provo and Draper, Utah, with online options as well.
  • Approved A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau (BBB) since 1999. 
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  • Students get a new laptop they can keep as a gift upon graduation.
  • Fresh Start Scholarships give students the opportunity to save up to $5,000 on their degree.
  • Monthly start dates lets students choose when their program begins.
  • Students can earn an Associate's degree in as few as 15 months or Bachelor's degree in as few as 30 months.
  • A private, nonprofit college founded in Ogden-West Haven, Utah, in September 1891.
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  • Offers NCLEX preparation services, including individualized remediation plans, live NCLEX review, and success prediction assessments.
  • Features a 93.1% graduate rate, according to the 2012-2013 Annual Report.
  • Advance placement into AND program available to students who qualify.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Bureau for Health Education Schools (ABHES).
  • Campus is located in Ogden, Utah, with distance learning options available.
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