Certificate of Proficiency in Nursing Assistant
7-8 Credit Hours
The Certificate of Proficiency in Nursing Assistant provides students with academic and clinical education in nursing related services for long term residents.
Special Admissions/Enrollment Requirements
• have a high school diploma or equivalent, and be able to legally work in the United States by the end of the CNAS 1014 Nursing Assistant course to obtain licensure and employment.
• meet required placement test scores or successful completion of DRDG 1034 Foundations of Reading and DENG 1064 Foundations of Writing.
• submit to a substance abuse screening and criminal background check during the first week of class.
• complete and submit proof of a negative tuberculosis (TB) skin test prior to clinical training.