Nursing Assistant - Certificate of Completion (16 credit hours)
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attend this program can be found on the following https://dacc.nmsu.edu/gainfulemployment/.
Nursing assistants perform basic nursing functions involving patient care, working under the supervision of a registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, or physician. In general, nursing assistants attend to matters related to personal hygiene, safety, nutrition, exercise, and elimination. Maintaining patient comfort is a priority. Upon successfully completing the course, the student is eligible to take the state nursing assistant exam to become certified as a nursing assistant. Course fee: $150.
(16 credit hours)
|AHS 120||Medical Terminology||3|
|BIOL 154||Introductory Anatomy and Physiology||4|
|NA 104||Nursing Assistant Fundamentals||3|
|NA 104 L||Nursing Assistant Fundamentals Lab||1|
|NA 105||Nursing Assistant Clinicals||4|
|OEEM 101||CPR for the Health Care Professional||1|