Certified Nursing Assistant

  • First Year: Health Science 1:

    The following courses are taken concurrently:

    • Anatomy & Physiology PreAP-HT3H0AY1-13020600-1 Credit-Year-Long Course
    • Medical Terminology-HT1H1AY1 or HT1H1DY1-13020300-1 Credit-Year-Long Course
    • Principles of HST-HT1H0AS1 or HT1H0DS1-13020200-1 Credit-Semester-Long Course
    • Theory of HST-HT2H1AS1 or HT2H1DS1-13020400-1 Credit-Semester-Long Course


    Second Year:

    Practicum of HST 1-HT5H00Y2-13020500-2 Credit-Year-Long Course

    concurrent with

    Business Management Medical Administration: HT4D10Y2-2 Credit-Year-Long Course


    Course Requirements

    Students must be at least 16 years old, and up-to-date immunizations. Students, at their own expense, will be required to have a background check and a drug screening prior to clinical rotations. Students are required to show a Social Security card and a valid Texas ID in order to participate in CCTE designated clinical rotations.

    Students are also required to purchase and wear industry standard uniforms.


    This course prepares students to become eligible to take the Certified Nursing Assistant exam. The cost of this exam is $93.


    Martinez, Josefina - Instructor [Website]