All three Licensed Practical Nursing programs at North Central Missouri College have been named on the 2020 list of Best LPN Programs in Missouri by Practicalnursing.org. NCMC’s Trenton location earned the #3 spot. Bethany’s location was #5, and the Maryville location was #7. The ratings were based onNCLEX-PN pass rates, admissions and requirements, tuition and costs, and how well a program supports students toward licensure.
Practicalnursing.org researched and analyzed 39 Missouri colleges and universities offering LPN programs and ranked all three of NCMC’s LPN programs top ten in the state. Practicalnursing.org has been publishing annual rankings since 2014. The Bureau of Labor Statistics anticipates an 11% increase in LPN jobs by 2028.