Nursing Assistant

The mission of the Nursing Assistant program is to meet the health care needs of our communities in which we serve.


Exciting New Enrollment Process

Enrollment into the Nursing Assistant program at Mohave Community College just got a little easier.  There is no more application or application deadlines.  Simply complete the Admission process to get your MCC Student ID number, take the Accuplacer test, meet with an Advisor, then enroll in the class. 

It’s That Easy

You will get an e-mail from the Nursing Assistant program department with additional information and forms that needs to be filled out and returned.

If you have any questions regarding the program or new enrollment process contact Cheri at or 928.681.5620.

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The Nursing Assistant Program is a 6 credit hour course.  After successful completion of the semester long program, the Nursing Assistant is qualified to take the state certification exam. A graduate is eligible for employment at many facilities as a Nursing Assistant, however with certification or License,  employment options are greater and pay may be benefited.   

The Nursing Assistant Program is offered on all four campuses.  Mohave Community College is an active participant with the JTED/WAVE programs. The Nursing Assistant program is offered in the fall and spring semesters. Summer programs are dependent upon instructor availability.

Nursing Assistant Information Packet is available on the right-hand side of this page under Program Information.

Estimated Nursing Assistant Program Student Cost

In-State WUE* Out-of-State
Tuition  $486  $729  $1,701
Technology Fee  $36  $36  $36
Student Activity  $ 6  $6  $6
Course Fee  $310  $310  $310
Total  $838  $1,081  $2,053
Other Required Costs (apx. amount)
Books  $100  $100  $100
Medical Equipment  $60  $60  $60
Uniform/Shoes  $120  $120  $120
Total  $1,118  $1,361  $2,333
Other Costs (if needed)
CPR Certification  $40  $40  $40
TB 1 step test  $50  $ 50  $50
Background Check  $50  $50  $50
DPS Clearance card  $50  $50  $50
Total  $1,308  $1,551  $2,523
CNA Application Fee  $ –    $                   –    $ –  
LNA Application Fee  $100  $100  $100
Total  $1,408  $1,651  $2,623
*WUE – Western Undergraduate Exchange tuition rate

Nursing Assistant Certification Pass Rates


2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016

First Time Pass Rate

76% 70% 69% 74%