Nurse Assistant

Admissions Requirements
Catalog Year: 2018

This program is open to qualified high school seniors or juniors in their second semester and adult students. Students must be 16 years or older on or before the first day class. In addition, students must meet the following program requirements:

  • Adult students must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Pass DATC Admissions Tests in reading.*
  • Tuberculosis (TB) screening.**
  • Obtain a Hepatitis B Immunization.**

*In most cases, students who need assistance with these skills can be enrolled in Skill Development classes either before starting their training program or concurrently while enrolled in the program.

**Immunization requirements may vary depending on clinical site requirements. Additional immunizations may be needed.

NOTE: Any misdemeanor or felony conviction on record may negatively impact the chances of completing the program, being placed on an externship site, and obtaining employment in a health care setting. See instructor for more information.