The Nurse Aide certificate prepares students for a career as a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA). The program will provide instruction to prepare qualified students to meet the health care needs of the community within the scope of practice of a CNA, as defined by the Virginia Board of Nursing. Graduates of this program earn a Career Studies Certificate in Nurse Aide and will be academically eligible to take the Certification Examination.
ENGLISH - Applicants must receive an ENF 3 or ENG 111 placement test recommendation.
Applicants must meet the requirements for admission to credit-level coursework established by the college.
If you have questions or need assistance with the application process, you may contact our office:
Mary B. Loritsch
B.S. - Radford University, 1972
A.A.S. - Virginia Western Community College, 1974
MA.Ed. - Virginia Tech, 1983
Ed.D. - Virginia Tech, 1995
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