LPN Programs in Nebraska

Nebraska LPN Training

In today's crowded job market, it can be difficult to find a fulfilling and stable career. Nebraska CNA training is a great opportunity for those who like to help people and are interested in a career in the fast-paced healthcare industry.

Nebraska LPN training is a specialized training course designed to help students become licensed practical nurses. LPNs play an important role in providing high quality patient care in hospitals, nursing homes, and other healthcare facilities. LPNs can even return to school later to pursue a higher nursing degree.

Becoming an LPN in Nebraska

To qualify to become an LPN by examination in Nebraska, an individual must:

  • Be of good moral character
  • Have successfully completed a state-approved LPN program
  • Pass the LPN NCLEX examination
    • If an individual fails the examination, he or she must wait at least 45 days before retaking it
    • If an individual is a graduate of a foreign nursing program, he or she must pass an English proficiency examination before being allowed to take the NCLEX
  • Pay the $200.00 NCLEX testing fee
  • Provide proof of age and citizenship
  • To qualify to become an LPN by endorsement in Nebraska, an individual must:

    • Be of good moral character
    • Have successfully completed a state-approved LPN program
    • Provide proof of age and citizenship
    • Be currently or previously licensed in another US state or jurisdiction
    • Meet one of the following requirements for continuing education
      • He or she must have graduated from a state-approved nursing program within that past 2 years
      • Practiced nursing for at least 500 years within the past 5 years
      • Completed a review course of study in the past 5 years
    • Have passed the LPN NCLEX examination

    Additional Resources

LPN Schools Near You & Online in Nebraska

Western Nebraska Community College

  • 1750 Sweetwater Avenue Alliance, NE 69301
    Programs: LPN, Pre-Nursing Studies
    (308) 763-2000

Southeast Community College

Central Community College

Hamilton College

  • 1821 K Street Lincoln, NE 68508
    Programs: LPN
    (402) 474-5315

Northeast Community College

Mid-Plains Community College

Clarkson College

  • 101 S. 42 Street Omaha, NE 68131
    Programs: Accelerated BSN, BSN, CNA, Family Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner - certificate, Health Information Management-Associate, Health Information Management-Bachelor's, LPN, MSN, Nursing Administration, Radiography, RN, RN to BSN, RN to MSN
    (402) 552-3100

College of St Mary

Hamilton College

  • 5425 North 103rd Street Omaha, NE 68134
    Programs: LPN
    (402) 572-8500

Metropolitan Community College

Western Nebraska Community College

  • 1601 E. 27th Street Scottsbluff, NE 69361
    Programs: ADN, CNA, Health Information Management-Associate, LPN, Pre-Nursing Studies, RN
    (308) 635-3606