If you’re considering becoming a licensed practical nurse (LPN), it’s important to know what LPN programs in Utah are available, what the requirements are, and what to expect once you’re a practicing nurse.
We’ll provide an overview of LPN programs in Utah, including the requirements to enroll in an LPN program and the exams you’ll need to pass in order to become certified. We’ll also discuss some of the duties that LPNs typically perform and offer salary information for LPNs in Utah.
What Should I Expect From an LPN Program in Utah?
LPN programs generally last about a year and prepare students to provide basic nursing care under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN) or a doctor. During your LPN program, you’ll take a mixture of classes and clinical courses. You will be required to take a set of core classes, which will likely include topics related to:
- Human Anatomy
- Nursing Fundamentals & Terminology
- Pediatric Nursing
- Mental Health Nursing
In addition to your core classes, you will also be required to complete clinical rotations. Clinical rotations give you the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a real-world medical setting. You’ll likely rotate through a variety of medical settings, such as in hospitals, clinics, long-term care facilities, and home health agencies.
LPN Schools in Utah
LPN programs can be found at many different types of schools, including community colleges, technical colleges, and online colleges. Find an accredited Utah LPN school in your area by using our list below:
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|Adult education school||Provo Adult Education||636 Independence Ave||Provo||UT||84601||http://provo.edu/schools/provo-adult-education/||(801) 374-4840||40.242617||-111.687371||40.2426165-111.6873714||4.1||13||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 4PM||8AM to 7PM||8AM to 4PM||8AM to 1PM||Closed||Closed||3,386||68V7+33 Provo, Utah|
|Adult education school||Oquirrh Mountain Phlebotomy School LLC||1160 State St #30||Orem||UT||84097||http://www.utahphlebotomyschool.com/||(801) 738-3114||40.275969||-111.686211||40.2759688-111.686211||5.0||14||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||Closed||3,387||78G7+9G Orem, Utah|
|College||Dixie Technical College||610 S Tech Ridge Dr||St. George||UT||84770||https://www.dixietech.edu/HTML/pages/students/meet-advisor.html||(435) 674-8400||37.097362||-113.591482||37.0973615-113.591482||4.8||116||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 5PM||Closed||Closed||3,388||3CW5+WC St. George, Utah|
|College||Uintah Basin Technical College||1100 E Lagoon St||Roosevelt||UT||84066||https://www.ubtech.edu/admissions/academic-advising/||(435) 722-6900||40.298878||-109.975021||40.2988777-109.9750213||4.2||23||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||Closed||Closed||3,389||72XF+HX Roosevelt, Utah|
|College||Tooele Technical College||88 S Tooele Blvd||Tooele||UT||84074||http://www.tooeletech.edu/||(435) 248-1800||40.527725||-112.325716||40.5277249-112.3257162||4.4||64||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 4PM||Closed||Closed||3,390||GMHF+3P Tooele, Utah|
|College||Salt Lake Community College||1575 S State St||Salt Lake City||UT||84115||40.734989||-111.886007||40.7349887-111.8860071||4.7||3||3,391||P4M7+XH Salt Lake City, Utah|
|College||Ogden-Weber Technical College||145 N Monroe Blvd||Ogden||UT||84404||http://otech.edu/||(801) 627-8300||41.261654||-111.958347||41.261654-111.9583469||3,392||726R+MM Ogden, Utah|
|College||Uintah Basin Technical College||450 N 2000 W, Aggie Blvd||Vernal||UT||84078||https://ubtech.edu/||(435) 725-7100||40.461891||-109.566000||40.4618909-109.5659999||4.7||17||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 7PM||Closed||Closed||3,393||FC6M+QJ Vernal, Utah|
|Community college||Salt Lake Community College||3460 S 5600 W||West Valley City||UT||84120||http://slcc.edu/||(801) 957-2118||40.697378||-112.026474||40.6973781-112.0264742||4.9||21||8AM to 9:30PM||8AM to 9:30PM||8AM to 9:30PM||8AM to 9:30PM||8AM to 4:30PM||Closed||Closed||3,394||MXWF+XC West Valley City, Utah|
|Educational institution||Nursing Education Center||74 500 S STE 106||Bountiful||UT||84010||(801) 252-5130||40.883937||-111.879282||40.8839372-111.8792815||5.0||5||3,395||V4MC+H7 Bountiful, Utah|
|Nursing school||Provo College||1450 W 820 N||Provo||UT||84601||https://www.provocollege.edu/||(877) 660-4623||40.245191||-111.684352||40.2451906-111.6843524||3.7||51||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||9AM to 2PM||Closed||Closed||3,396||68W8+37 Provo, Utah|
|Nursing school||Rocky Mountain CNA||5939 S Redwood Rd||Taylorsville||UT||84123||(801) 822-8381||40.643223||-111.938206||40.6432229-111.9382062||3,397||J3V6+7P Taylorsville, Utah|
|Nursing school||Eagle Gate College Layton Campus||915 N 400 W||Layton||UT||84041||https://www.eaglegatecollege.edu/||(877) 594-4955||41.073367||-111.973885||41.073367-111.973885||3.1||13||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 4PM||Closed||Closed||3,398||32FG+8C Layton, Utah|
|Nursing school||Joyce University of Nursing & Health Sciences||12257 Business Park Dr||Draper||UT||84020||https://www.joyce.edu/||(801) 816-1444||40.528065||-111.892567||40.5280649-111.8925673||3.4||66||8:30AM to 5:30PM||8:30AM to 5:30PM||8:30AM to 5:30PM||8:30AM to 5:30PM||8:30AM to 5:30PM||Closed||Closed||3,399||G4H4+6X Draper, Utah|
|Nursing school||ccCNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Classes||5282 Commerce Dr D-100||Murray||UT||84107||http://www.cccna.com/||(801) 968-2262||40.657238||-111.899992||40.657238-111.899992||4.9||483||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||3,400||M442+V2 Murray, Utah|
|Nursing school||Roseman University College of Nursing - Utah||10920 S River Front Pkwy||South Jordan||UT||84095||http://www.roseman.edu/||(801) 878-1062||40.553270||-111.917077||40.5532695-111.9170771||5.0||1||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||Closed||Closed||3,401||H33M+85 South Jordan, Utah|
|Nursing school||Eagle Gate College Murray Campus||5588 S Green St Suite 150||Murray||UT||84123||https://www.eaglegatecollege.edu/||(888) 618-9336||40.649874||-111.903529||40.6498741-111.9035294||2.9||47||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 4PM||Closed||Closed||3,402||J3XW+WH Murray, Utah|
|Nursing school||Arizona College of Nursing - Salt Lake City||434 W Ascension Way Suite 500||Murray||UT||84123||https://www.arizonacollege.edu/salt-lake-city-utah-nursing-school/?utm_source=yext&utm_medium=maplistings&utm_campaign=google||(385) 388-8420||40.656426||-111.903518||40.6564262-111.9035176||4.9||18||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 5PM||Closed||Closed||3,403||M34W+HH Murray, Utah|
|Nursing school||Utah CNA Training Centers||1135 S W Temple St||Salt Lake City||UT||84102||/interstitial?url=http://www.utahcnacenters.com/||(801) 990-9333||40.744285||-111.893461||40.7442854-111.8934613||4.5||29||3,404||P4V4+PJ Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Nursing school||Fortis College||3949 700 E Suite 150||Salt Lake City||UT||84107||https://www.fortis.edu/campuses/utah/salt-lake-city.html||(801) 713-0915||40.685848||-111.870529||40.6858482-111.8705285||3.9||45||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||Open 24 hours||3,405||M4PH+8Q Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Nursing school||University of Utah College of Nursing||10 2000 E||Salt Lake City||UT||84112||http://nursing.utah.edu/||(801) 581-3414||40.769157||-111.834770||40.7691574-111.8347702||4.0||7||3,406||Q598+M3 Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Nursing school||Nightingale College||175 S Main St Suite 400||Salt Lake City||UT||84111||(801) 689-2160||40.765353||-111.890534||40.7653526-111.8905343||3.4||55||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||Closed||Closed||3,407||Q485+4Q Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Nursing school||Utah CNA Training Centers||377 State St||Clearfield||UT||84015||/interstitial?url=http://www.utahcnacenters.com/||(801) 990-9333||41.108634||-112.019276||41.1086344-112.0192759||4.9||30||9AM to 10:15PM||9AM to 10:15PM||9AM to 10:15PM||9AM to 10:15PM||9AM to 10:15PM||9AM to 5:30PM||9AM to 5:30PM||3,408||4X5J+F7 Clearfield, Utah|
|Nursing school||Rocky Mountain CNA||321 E State St||American Fork||UT||84003||(801) 822-8381||40.375474||-111.789921||40.3754741-111.7899208||1.0||2||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||Closed||3,409||96G6+52 American Fork, Utah|
|Nursing school||Nightingale College Hub||1100 N 400 E||Nephi||UT||84648||https://nightingale.edu/enrollment-areas/||(435) 250-3837||39.724280||-111.827238||39.72428-111.827238||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||Closed||Closed||3,410||P5FF+P4 Nephi, Utah|
|Nursing school||College of Nursing||SWKT, Campus Dr #500A||Provo||UT||84602||http://nursing.byu.edu/||(801) 422-4173||40.247378||-111.651083||40.2473775-111.6510826||4.3||6||3,411||68WX+XH Provo, Utah|
|Nursing school||Utah CNA Training Centers||1115 N 200 E #140||Logan||UT||84341||/interstitial?url=http://www.utahcnacenters.com/||(801) 990-9333||41.752267||-111.829617||41.752267-111.8296168||4.2||5||9AM to 10:15PM||9AM to 10:15PM||9AM to 10:15PM||9AM to 10:15PM||9AM to 10:15PM||Closed||Closed||3,412||Q52C+W5 Logan, Utah|
|Nursing school||Ridgeview CNA Program||919 S Main St||St. George||UT||84770||http://www.ridgeviewcna.com/||(435) 634-0710||37.092411||-113.583251||37.0924109-113.5832508||4.6||11||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||8AM to 4PM||Closed||3,413||3CR8+XM St. George, Utah|
|Nursing school||Nightingale College Hub||950 S 400 E||St. George||UT||84790||https://nightingale.edu/enrollment-areas/||(801) 689-2160||37.091511||-113.575454||37.0915109-113.575454||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||Closed||Closed||3,414||3CRF+JR St. George, Utah|
|Nursing school||Nightingale College Hub||815 S 200 W||Brigham City||UT||84302||https://nightingale.edu/enrollment-areas/||(435) 339-0679||41.494897||-112.018527||41.4948973-112.0185273||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||8:30AM to 6PM||Closed||Closed||3,415||FXVJ+XH Brigham City, Utah|
|Nursing school||Utah CNA Training Centers||270 Center St #266||Orem||UT||84057||/interstitial?url=https://www.utahcnacenters.com/||(801) 990-9333||40.298629||-111.702616||40.2986289-111.7026158||4.2||36||9AM to 10:30PM||9AM to 10:30PM||9AM to 10:30PM||9AM to 10:30PM||9AM to 10:30PM||9AM to 5:30PM||9AM to 5:30PM||3,416||77XW+FX Orem, Utah|
|School||Salt Lake Community College South City Campus||1575 State St||Salt Lake City||UT||84115||https://www.slcc.edu/||(801) 957-3407||40.735238||-111.887042||40.7352378-111.8870417||4.0||5||8AM to 9PM||8AM to 9PM||8AM to 9PM||8AM to 9PM||8AM to 9PM||Closed||Closed||3,417||P4P7+35 Salt Lake City, Utah|
|School||MTECH Provo Campus - Mountainland Technical College||125 N 100 W St||Provo||UT||84601||http://mtec.edu/||(801) 753-6282||40.235499||-111.660806||40.2354991-111.6608056||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||Closed||Closed||3,418||68PQ+6H Provo, Utah|
|Technical school||Ogden-Weber Technical College||200 N Washington Blvd||Ogden||UT||84404||https://otech.as.me/pre-enrollment-advising||(801) 627-8300||41.262857||-111.968608||41.2628572-111.9686077||4.7||324||3,419||727J+4H Ogden, Utah|
|Technical school||Mountainland Technical College||1410 W 1250 S||Orem||UT||84058||http://www.mtec.edu/||(801) 753-6282||40.274532||-111.729122||40.2745317-111.7291217||4.0||61||3,420||77FC+W9 Orem, Utah|
|Vocational college||Davis Technical College||550 E 300 S||Kaysville||UT||84037||http://www.davistech.edu/||(801) 593-2500||41.029477||-111.925470||41.0294767-111.9254704||4.0||160||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 9PM||7:30AM to 4:30PM||Closed||Closed||3,421||23HF+QR Kaysville, Utah|
|Warehouse||Salt Lake Community College central receiving warehouse||2675 S 900 W||South Salt Lake||UT||84119||https://i.slcc.edu/facilities/central-receiving.aspx||40.713570||-111.916771||40.7135696-111.9167709||5.0||1||10AM to 4PM||10AM to 4PM||10AM to 4PM||10AM to 4PM||10AM to 4PM||Closed||Closed||3,422||P37M+C7 South Salt Lake, Utah|
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How Do You Become a LPN in Utah?
In order to become an LPN in Utah, you’ll need to:
- Have a high school diploma or equivalent
- Complete an accredited LPN program
- Pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN)
- Apply for a license from the Utah Board of Nursing
Once you’ve met all of the above requirements, you’ll be able to apply for an LPN license from the Utah Board of Nursing. You’ll need to submit your application, along with the required fees, and you may be asked to provide additional documentation, such as your official transcripts from your LPN program.
The NCLEX-PN is a national exam that all LPN candidates in Utah must pass in order to become licensed. The exam is administered by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) and is used to ensure that new nurses have the knowledge and skills necessary to provide safe and effective patient care.
The NCLEX-PN is a computer-adaptive exam, which means that the difficulty of the questions adjusts as you answer each question. For more information on the NCLEX-PN exam, refer to our guide.
LPN Renewal in Utah
Your LPN license must be renewed every two years in order to continue practicing nursing in Utah. The renewal process is generally simple and can be done online. You’ll need to log in to your account on the Utah Board of Nursing website and submit your renewal application, along with the required fees.
You are also required to complete continuing education (CE) requirements as part of the renewal process. Currently, LPNs are required to provide documentation of one of the following every two years:
- 400 hours of licensed practice work
- 200 hours of licensed practice and 15 contact hours
- 30 contact hours
Utah LPN Governing Bodies
The Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (DOPL) is the primary governing body for LPNs in Utah. The Board is responsible for issuing and renewing licenses, as well as investigating complaints against licensed nurses. For questions, you can contact the board at:
LPN Salary Information for Utah
The average salary for an LPN in Utah is $50,740 per year, which is higher than the national average salary for LPNs. LPNs also make an average hourly wage of $24.39 on average.
Salaries can vary depending on factors such as location, employer, and experience. For example, LPNs who work in hospitals tend to make more than those who work in nursing homes. LPNs with more experience also tend to make more than those who are just starting out.