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Becoming a registered LPN has become one of the most sought after jobs within the nursing field. If one is interested in becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse within the state of Alabama, there are certain prerequisites and considerations that one must consider before moving forward with their education. One would have to complete LPN training if no prior experience in the nursing field has been gained. Once this has been accomplished, one must pass the NCLEX-PN licensing examination. All states must regulate official LPN education programs. The Alabama Board of Nursing is responsible for approving state accredited LPN programs across the entire state of Alabama.

Certain requirements must be fulfilled within the state of Alabama if the individual does not have a nursing degree nor has ever been licensed in another state. Of those prerequisites include the completion of an LPN education program and passing the licensing examination which is a requirement in all 50 states. If you have an out of state LPN license, you can apply for a transfer from the Alabama Board of Nursing.

Licensed Practical Nurse programs in Alabama offer slightly different curriculum. All approved programs contain a certain type of minimum elements, including but not limited to a full academic year in length, classroom training as well as hands on training. Within the classroom, students will learn a multitude of things including general adult nursing, maternity nursing, pharmacology as well as physical sciences, just to name a few. Along with these features, LPN schools in Alabama offer clinical training with patients in hospitals as well as medical facilities under the supervision of a nurse educator. This helps the students from a stand point of training and preparation for the NCLEX-PN exam.

There are numerous options in the state of Alabama to go in order to fulfill your Licensed Practical Nurse schooling requirement. Most of the schools are found in community colleges and universities around the state. Once you complete your schooling and pass the NCLEX-PN exam, you are then eligible to work legally as an LPN in the state of Alabama.


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    List of LPN Schools in Alabama (AL)

    Complete list of Alabama schools that offer state approved LPN training programs:

    ALABAMA SOUTHERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    P.O. Box 2000
    Thomasville, AL 36784
    251-575-3156, ext. 238

    BEVILL STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    1411 Indiana Ave.
    Jasper, AL 35501
    205-387-0511, ext. 5740

    BISHOP STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    1365 Martin Luther King Drive
    Mobile, AL 36603
    251-405-4497

    CALHOUN COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    P.O. Box 2216
    Decatur, AL 35603
    256-306-2802

    CENTRAL ALABAMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    34091 US Highway 280
    Childersburg, AL 35044
    256-378-5576, ext. 6581

    CHATTAHOOCHEE VALLEY STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    2602 College Drive
    Phenix City, AL 36869
    334-291-4925

    DRAKE STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE

    3421 Meridian Street North
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    256-551-3148

    FAULKNER STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    1900 U.S. Hwy 31 South Bay
    Minette, AL 36507
    251-580-2293

    GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    P.O. Box 227
    Gadsden, AL 35902
    256-549-8457

    HERZING UNIVERSITY

    280 West Valley Avenue
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205) 916-2800
    Fax: (205)916- 2807

    JEFFERSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    2601 Carson Road
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205) 856-7940

    LAWSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE – BESSEMER CAMPUS

    3060 Wilson Rd. S.W.
    Birmingham, AL 35221
    205-428-6391, ext. 305

    LURLEEN B. WALLACE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-MACARTHUR CAMPUS

    P.O. Drawer 910
    Opp, AL 36467
    334-493-3573, ext. 275

    NORTHEAST ALABAMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    P.O. Box 159
    Rainsville, AL 35986

    NORTHWEST SHOALS COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    P.O. Box 2545
    Muscle Shoals, AL 35662
    256-331-5337

    REID STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE

    P.O. Box 588
    Evergreen, AL 36401
    251-578-1313, ext. 124

    SHELTON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    9500 Old Greensboro Road
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    205-391-2457

    SNEAD STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    P.O. Box 734
    Boaz, AL 35957
    256-840-4185

    SOUTHERN UNION STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

    1701 LaFayette Pkway
    Opelika, AL 36801
    334-745-6437, ext. 5510

    TRENHOLM STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE

    P.O. Box 10048
    Montgomery, AL 36108
    334-420-4415

    GEORGE C. WALLACE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-DOTHAN

    1141 Wallace Drive
    Dothan, AL 36303
    334-983-3521, ext. 332

    GEORGE C. WALLACE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-HANCEVILLE

    P.O. Box 2000
    Hanceville, AL 35077
    256-352-8198

    GEORGE C. WALLACE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-SELMA

    P.O. Box 2530
    Selma, AL 36702
    334-876-9335

    Practical Nursing Resources

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    Alabama Board of Nursing

    P.O. Box 303900
    Montgomery, AL 36130
    800-656-5318


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