Nursing: Practical Nursing (LPN)

Practical Nursing Careers

Graduates often work in hospitals, long-term care facilities, clinics, and physicians’ offices.

Starting Wages: $31,900 - $38,200 per year*

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development

Iowa Workforce Development forecasts more than 345 openings each year for licensed practical nurses through 2022.


NewAldaya Lifescapes Cedar Falls, IA
UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital Waterloo, IA
Waverly Health Center Waverly, IA
Western Home Communities Cedar Falls, IA
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Waterloo and Cedar Falls, IA

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Linda Butler
Grundy Hall 135
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Program Advisor

Gene Leutzinger
Grundy Hall 173
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