Location and length of program:
This program can be completed in approximately four weeks, depending on the campus where courses are taken.
Spring courses available at the following location:
(location to be determined)
Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to take the state exam.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics for the U.S Department of Labor is projecting that the salary of nursing assistants will grow approximately 14 percent between 2018 and 2026.
Job Potential Earnings
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the U.S. Department of Labor, the median salary for nursing assistants is approximately $12.07 per hour.
- A negative criminal background check is required.
- A physical examination certifying satisfactory health (College form SAR-40A) is required for clinical courses in this program.
- Students in this program are not required to take the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE).
- CPR certification, PHSC Course NCH0050, American Heart Association "Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers" is a requirement for this program