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Nursing Assistant

Program: 30-543-1
  • Technical Diploma
  • 1 Term
  • 3 Credits
  • Starts August/January
  • Description
  • Courses
  • Admissions Information
  • Flexible Learning

Follow your career passion

Nursing assistants play an important role in basic patient/resident care activities in hospitals, nursing homes, and other healthcare settings, including home healthcare. If you’re a good communicator, compassionate, and interested in caring for people, becoming a nursing assistant may be a rewarding career choice for you.


Wisconsin Department of Health Services – (DHS Approved program)

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Admissions Steps

Request and complete a student application and mail to LTC at 1290 North Avenue, Cleveland, WI 53015 or print out the application. Or you can apply online.

Entrance Assessment Scores

Arithmetic - N/AMathematics - N/A
Reading - 55Reading - 15
Sentence Skills - 60English - 15


Accuplacer/ACT scores will be used to develop your educational plan. Please contact your program counselor/advisor at 920-693-1109.

Approximate Costs

$132 per credit (resident)
$198 per credit (out-of-state resident)
Other fees vary by program (books, supplies, materials, tools, uniforms, health-related exams, etc)

For the most current cost information see the LTC Program Costs Brochure.

Functional Abilities

Functional abilities are the basic duties that a student must be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodations. At the post-secondary level, students must meet these requirements, and they cannot be modified.

Want more information?

  • Submit your questions online
  • Call 1.888.GO TO LTC, Ext. 1109

Students can attend class one to four nights a week. Times vary by location.

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