3-credit Technical Diploma
Time to Degree
How You'll Learn
Learn fundamental nursing assistant skills through lectures, demonstrations and skills practice in this 109-hour program. After mastering the skills, complete training in a nursing home or hospital setting under the supervision of an instructor. A Certified Medication Assistant course is available for qualified CNAs.
Please note: COVID-19 vaccine, flu vaccine and 2-step TB test are required for all classes beginning January 15, 2022. COVID-19 vaccine (full dose(s)) must be completed by January 26, 2022.
- Fall registration begins July 7 (7 a.m.: web; 8 a.m.: phone, in-person).
- Spring course schedules will be available online beginning September 27, 2021.
- Spring registration begins November 10 (7 a.m.: web; 8 a.m.: phone, in-person).
The cost of your degree depends on a number of factors, including where you live, how your program is delivered, how long it takes to finish your program and the financial aid you receive. Explore current tuition and fees.
Additional Estimated Costs
- Any computer or tablet
- Uniform: $100
- Immunizations/testing: $65
- Background check: $20
- Certification test: $120