Nursing Assistant Certificate Level I (Integrated Curriculum)
- Four month program
- Enter the workforce quickly
- This certificate can be stacked and earned credits can be applied toward a Nursing Specialization AAS Degree (Integrated Curriculum).
- Full program offered at LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-Tomball
- Partial program offered LSC-Online
- Nursing Department
Must be enrolled in ADN program. Students apply for a CNA certificate after completing the first year of the ADN program.
If you have a passion for caring for people, the nursing profession might be for you. Supportive faculty and staff are here to help you build a strong foundation for your nursing career. Student experiences include hands on laboratory, classroom, and clinical facility rotations. LSC Nursing Programs offer state of the art simulation equipment and laboratories. Dedication to the program is important as you develop the necessary knowledge and skills for degree completion.
Please note: This is a competitive admission program.
Program Admission Criteria
This is an application based program. Students interested in applying to the nursing program should read the latest Nursing program requirements.
The LSC Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326. ACEN website or telephone is 404.975.5000 and are approved by the Texas Board of Nursing (TBON), 333 Guadalupe #3-460, Austin, TX 78701. TBON website or phone 512.305.7400.
This certificate can be stacked and earned credits can be applied toward a Nursing Specialization AAS Degree (Integrated Curriculum).
|First Semester Courses||20 Credits|
|BIOL 2401||Human Anatomy & Physiology I||4|
|ENGL 1301||Composition and Rhetoric I||3|
|RNSG 1219||Integrated Nursing Skills I||2|
|RNSG 1361||Clinical - Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1||3|
|RNSG 1523||Introduction to Professional Nursing for Integrated Programs||5|
|Nursing Assistant Certificate Program Total||20 Credits|
Median wage: Wages vary by position title and credentials1
Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:
- Registered Nurse2
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Figuring out how to pay for college is one of the toughest parts of earning a degree but attending LSC is an affordable option for most students. Tuition rates are based on residency and you can get an estimate of your costs by using our LSC Tuition & Fees chart.
Average full-time tuition is $800 per semester.
Financial aid helps students and their families pay for college. There are several types of financial aid available to LSC students and financial aid packages may include more than one type of award.
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Lone Star College is an open-enrollment institution. Most students are accepted once they have completed the admissions process.
Lone Star College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on College to award Associate of Arts (AA), Associate of Arts in Teaching (AAT), Associate of Science (AS) and Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees.