7% Job Growth for LPNs between 2018 and 20281
There are a two great reasons to consider Practical Nursing training at Lincoln Tech’s Paramus campus. The first is that New Jersey projects 7% job growth for LPNs between 2018 and 2028, which translates into a projected need to fill 15,000 job openings1. The second reason is that just minutes away is New York City, where the five boroughs account for 8.8 million of the 20 million residents in the State of New York. This huge population center will require lots of competent medical care. The State of New York projects a need to fill over 52,000 LPN positions by 20282.
Hands-on Practical Nursing training at Lincoln Tech includes real-world clinical rotations, simulated medical exercises, and student-to-student practice. Professional LPN instructors and Certified Nursing Educators (CNEs) bring industry experience to our labs and classrooms. And Career Services specialists are ready to help connect you with hiring managers as you get ready to graduate and sit for licensing exams.
Practical Nursing Training at Lincoln Tech’s Paramus, NJ Campus Includes:
- Courses related to drug & IV therapy, pharmacology, data collection, pediatric nursing, maternity nursing, and working with geriatric patients.
- Instruction in taking vital signs, practicing infection control, dressing wounds and administering medications.
- Hands-on practice in simulated medical and nursing labs.
- Preparation for the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN).
- On-campus health fairs, blood drives, blood pressure screenings and other community-focused events.
After you graduate and obtain your license, you can pursue career paths in:
- Private practices
- Rehabilitation centers
- Nursing homes and long-term care facilities
- Sub-acute care centers
Put your potential to work in New Jersey or New York as an LPN. It’s one of the most impactful healthcare support careers you can enter, and you’ll become a professional who’s in demand around our region.
Call or visit the Paramus campus today to get started. The following career training program is currently offered at Lincoln Tech in Paramus, NJ:
1 National Center for O*NET Development. New Jersey Employment Trends: 29-2061.00 - Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses. O*NET OnLine. Retrieved December 6, 2021, from https://www.onetonline.org/link/localtrends/29-2061.00?st=NJ&g=Go
2 National Center for O*NET Development. New York Employment Trends: 29-2061.00 - Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses. O*NET OnLine. Retrieved January 8, 2022, from https://www.onetonline.org/link/localtrends/29-2061.00?st=NY&g=Go