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Nursing Assistant Certificate (Integrated Curriculum)

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Overview

Summary

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.

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Program Admission Criteria

This is an application based program. Students interested in applying to the nursing program should read the latest Nursing program requirements.

Contact

Please Contact the Nursing Department for more information.

First Year

First Semester Courses 20 Credits
BIOL 2401 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4
ENGL 1301 Composition and Rhetoric I 3
RNSG 1301 Pharmacology 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

Footnotes

  1. Capstone course

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Career Options

Median wage: $65,5711

Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:

  • Registered Nurse2

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation."

Footnotes

  1. Wage data is based on annual salaries from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, 2014
  2. Position titles vary by employer and location.

Tuition

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 $792 per semester.

Financial Aid

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.