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Health Careers

 

Students learn how to work alongside medical professionals in a variety of settings while providing quality patient care. Students have the opportunity to become a Certified Nurse Aide through the Oklahoma State Department of Health. Prerequisites are required. Applicants with felonies will not be accepted.

Career Majors

  • Advanced Acute Care Nursing Assistant (Pre-Nursing) - 712 hrs.*
  • Nursing Assistant - 512 hrs.

*Pell Eligible

Approximate Program Cost

  • In-District High School Students - TUITION-FREE
  • In-District Adult Students - $2.50 per credit hour + supplies
  • Out-of-District Adult Students - $5 per credit hour + supplies

Qualities We Recommend

  • Reading, math and writing - 8th-grade level
  • Attention to spelling
  • Be able to memorize and comprehend medical terms
  • Computer skills
  • Social skills
  • Friendly, honest, caring, work well with others
  • Follow directions/instructions
  • Listening skills
  • Have good organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to tolerate strong odors
  • Ability to work in the presence of bodily fluids
  • Standing/Lifting/Pushing/Pulling
  • Hospital or nursing home setting
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to sit at a computer for long periods of time

Certifications

  • WorkKeys
  • National Consortium for Health Science Education
  • National Health Care Association

Who Can Apply?

Adults and in-district high school sophomores, juniors and seniors can apply.

Schedule

Classes are Monday through Friday from August to May with all day or half day enrollment options.

Student Organization

HOSA-Future Health Professionals

Accrediting Agency

  • National Consortium for Health Science Education
  • National Health Care Association

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Ask us about using your training hours toward a College Degree and our Just-in-Time Training.