Practical Nursing

Certificate of Proficiency for Nursing Assistant

(7 Semester Credit Hours)

The Certificate of Proficiency in Nursing Assistant is a course of study that prepares students for the certification examination required to work in the nursing assistant field.  Health care facilities, particularly nursing homes, require more trained Certified Nurse's Assistants to cope with the increases in patients served.

Course # Course Name Hours
CNA 1114  Nursing Assistant 
HSCI 1113  Medical Terminology 
Total Hours   

To receive a Certificate of Proficiency, application must be made to the Office of Student Services. Students must be currently enrolled to request a Certificate of Proficiency be awarded.