CNA Programs in New Jersey

If you are considering starting a career as a nursing assistant you can begin your research by identifying CNA training courses in New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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 New Jersey.

New Jersey 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 New Jersey (NJ)

Ace Healthcare Training Institute Inc. CNA Training Course – Dover
8 South Morris Street, Dover, NJ 07801
Phone: (973) 366-7171

Passaic County Technical Institute Nurse Aide Training Program – Wayne
45 Reinhardt Road, Wayne, NJ 07470
Phone: (973) 790-6000

CNA Classes in New Jersey Community Colleges

Bergen Community College Division of Continuing Education – Paramus
400 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652
Phone: (201) 612-5473

Camden County College Continuing Education Nurse Aide Program – Blackwood
207 College Drive, Blackwood, NJ 08012
Phone: (856) 589-7981

Mercer County Community College Certified Nurses Aide Program – West Windsor
1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ 08550
Phone: (609) 570-3241


New Jersey CNA Training Schools

Get a hands-on education at Lincoln Tech. Designed for today’s tough job market, our in-depth programs cover many fields including: Health Sciences, Business and Information Technology, Hospitality, Automotive Technology, HVAC Technology and Electrical Systems Technology. Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. Programs vary by campus.

Programs:

  • Patient Care Technician
  • Medical Assistant
Locations: Mount LaurelEdisonAllentown

At American Institute, we believe you can become whatever you want to be, and we’re ready to help you get there. We pride ourselves on working hard to deliver quality, innovative education to our students that gives them the skills to begin or enhance their careers. We try to help our students meet their goals of changing or enhancing their careers, and also help prospective employers of our graduates in meeting the workforce needs of the 21st century while actively participating in the communities we operate within.

Programs:

  • Medical Assisting
  • Dental Assisting
Locations: Toms RiverSomersetClifton

The Berkeley Advantage®is preparing students for professional and personal successt. From career-focused degree and certificate programs offered in some of today’s most in-demand professions to extensive support resources, YOU are at the center of everything we do at Berkeley. Our commitment to students begins with their very first inquiries.

Programs:

  • AAS in Medical Assistant
  • Certificate in Medical Assistant

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Programs:

  • Master of Science - DNP Path (Doctor of Nursing Practice)

As few as 20 months

 

Nursing@Simmons enables Registered Nurses to earn an MSN online from Simmons College and prepare to pursue certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner in as few as 20 months. 

Programs:

  • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • RN to MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner

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