CNA Programs in Mississippi

If you are considering starting a career as a nursing assistant you can begin your research by identifying CNA training courses in Mississippi cities near you. It is recommended that you contact each training center of interest to learn more about their program offerings, class schedules, prerequisite requirements and more.


Embarking upon a new career path is an important decision and should not be taken lightly. Many Mississippi CNA classes include 6-12 weeks of classroom study and prepare students to take the CNA certification exam upon completion. Students should master the core competencies required of a nurse aide during their training class. Courses are available throughout Mississippi to meet student’s needs.

Some CNA training classes are offered for free in exchange for a promised period of employment at the training facility upon certification. These free CNA classes are typically available through long-term care centers and assisted living nursing homes in Mississippi.

Mississippi nursing students can usually expect to pay anywhere between $500-$1500 for a CNA training course. This cost typically includes classroom hours, books and study materials. After passing the course students will be eligible to take the CNA certification exam to earn their license to practice.

Nursing Assistant Programs in Mississippi (MS)

Hinds Community College Nursing Allied Health Center – Jackson
1750 Chadwick Drive, Jackson, Mississippi 39204
Phone: (601) 371-3522

Southeastern Career Training Center American Red Cross Partnership – Jackson
2246 Flowood Drive, Jackson, MS 39232
Phone: (601) 267-8381

CNA Classes in Mississippi Community Colleges

East Mississippi Community College Golden Triangle Campus – Mayhew
8731 South Frontage Road, Mayhew, MS 39753
Phone: (662) 243-1998

Itawamba Community College at Monroe County Vo-Tech Site
50057 Airport Road, Aberdeen, MS 39730
Phone: (662) 620-5202


Mississippi CNA Training Schools

Virginia College  continues the tradition ofgiving lives new direction, fulfilling our mission statement tostudents wherever they live and offering the chance to pursue adegree while maintaining commitments to work and family.

Programs:

  • DIP-Practical Nursing
  • AS - Medical Assistant
  • DIP-Medical Assistant
  • And more...
Locations: JacksonBiloxi

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

Programs:

  • Specialization in Nurse Educator (MSN)
You can advance your career 24/7 with online education at Independence University, your proven partner with over 30 years of experience in delivering quality distance education right to our students. Our programs are designed to allow you to continue working and earning as you pursue your online degree.

From associate's and bachelor's to master's degrees in health education and business, with Independence University you can achieve greater success through distance learning programs that suit your busy schedule, with experienced, student-oriented staff to assist you throughout your distance education.

Programs:

  • Respiratory Therapy (AS)

Pioneering distance education since 1985, Liberty University is now the nation’s seventh largest university. With more than 300 online and residential areas of study, Liberty offers programs from the certificate to doctoral level.

Programs:

  • AA: Medical Office Assistance
Penn Foster offers affordable, self-paced career-focused distance education programs in fields like business, criminal justice, health services, technology, engineering, paralegal studies and more.

Programs:

  • Dental Assistant

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