If you are a nursing student or considering becoming one, you should know you don’t have to become an RN in order to find a job. In fact, some health hiring experts say LPNs are really in-demand.
We have been hearing about a nursing shortage for more than a decade and that trend is expected to continue well into 2020. Statistics from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics show job growth for RNs is expected to increase 26 percent between 2010 and 2020. Right behind, but not as well publicized, is the need for LPNs, with a expect job growth rate of 22 percent.
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