Nurse Assistant

Associate Vice President for Nursing: Melissa Temple, PhD, MSN, RN

Advisor: Edwards

The Nursing Assistant program prepares the individual to provide direct basic nursing care to clients/residents/patients in prescribed settings under the supervision of a licensed nurse. Inclusive in the nursing assistant title are: Homemaker, Home Health Aide, and Nursing Assistant. Graduates of the one-semester program will be awarded a completion certificate and may apply for certification by taking and passing the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP) Examination. A minimum grade of 75 percent is required in each course. Students who do not maintain this grade in each course are dismissed from the program.

 

Program Costs

Tuition and Fees*:

$ 1,145.00 (1)

Room and Board*: 

   1,490.00 (1)

Books:

      200.00

Uniforms/Shoes:

      100.00

Accessories/Supplies: 

      150.00

Written & Skills Test: 

      100.00

Immunizations:

        50.00

CPR: 

        45.00

*Fee charged per semester

 

Career Information

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be qualified for, but not limited to, the following careers:

Gainful Employment