This certificate in certified nursing assistant provides the didactic and experiential learning outcomes to successfully provide the scope of care of the certified nursing assistant. This is a one semester certificate program.
Program Location: Greenwood
Program Coordinator: Deborah Hoffman
|FIRST SEMESTER||Credit Hours|
|AHS 102||Medical Terminology||3.0|
|AHS 106||Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation||1.0|
|AHS 163||Long Term Care||5.0|
|Total Credit Hours: 9.0|
Interested applicants for the NAC6 certificate should be referred to the Admissions Office for advising and enrollment.
Certified Nursing Assistant certificate (NAC6) is eligible for Lottery Tuition Assistance. It is not eligible for Title IV funding (PELL, Loans). FAFSA Waiver can be completed for LTA.
Criteria for enrollment into AHS 163 includes: 18 years old by the first day of class and RDG 100 & MAT 032/012 or equivalent placement test scores. Note: Higher level English or math would also be acceptable.
Additional costs for the AHS 163 class include: books/workbooks, blood pressure kit, navy blue scrubs, white shoes, background check, drug screening, clinical insurance and a two-step TB tests. The fees of the background check and drug screening ($82.50), lab fee ($20) and insurance ($25) will be added to tuition.
Applicants interested in completing the CNA class through Continuing Education should contact Deborah Hoffman. This would not include the AHS 102 (Medical Terminology) or AHS 106 (CPR).
Pre-nursing students can still complete AHS 163 without being enrolled in the NAC6 curriculum.
Pre-nursing students who wish to complete the NAC6 certificate must complete AHS 102 and AHS 106. For registration of AHS 106, advisors should contact Carol Paguntalan or Sydney Crawford.