You are here

Oaks, Oklahoma CNA Programs

Get more information about advancing your career. Request information today.

Featured Accredited Online CNA Schools

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.
Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) offers industry-relevant knowledge and training for in demand careers in healthcare. Jobs in healthcare and social assistance are projected to have the fastest job growth between 2010-2020 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. In order to address the rapidly growing need for career-ready professionals in many exciting fields, UMA offers associate degrees that can be earned in as few as 15 months.
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.
Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) offers industry-relevant knowledge and training for in demand careers in healthcare. Jobs in healthcare and social assistance are projected to have the fastest job growth between 2010-2020 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. In order to address the rapidly growing need for career-ready professionals in many exciting fields, UMA offers associate degrees that can be earned in as few as 15 months.
Matching school ads

How to Become a CNA in Oaks, Oklahoma

Since Nurse Aides are needed throughout the Nation, you will be able to secure employment opportunities in any state you become certified. In Oklahoma, medical field job security is higher than most careers. You can earn your CNA license after completing a training program. CNA course requirements vary by state according to state regulations. However, many CNA programs can be completed in 8 to 12 weeks. Plus, CNA courses are considerably cheaper than attending LPN school and are an excellent way to get started in a healthcare career.

PCT / CNA / CMA - What's the Difference?

This depends on where you live. Some PCT courses include EKG phlebotomy training. Some Patient Care Technician programs also include HHA (Home Health Aid) certification. However, in some work environments the titles CNA and PCT are used interchangably. Some hospitals in Oklahoma may be hiring Nurse Care Techs (NCT), a position which you can apply for with your CNA license.

CMA can stand for Certified Medication Aide or Certified Medical Assistant, both which perform separate but overlapping duties in the workplace.

How Much Does CNA Training Cost in Oaks?

Nursing assistant courses at vocational colleges and allied health schools usually range between $400 and $1200. When choosing a CNA school, learn about all the associated costs required at each institution. Some schools list their program cost as all expenses included. However other schools may also require you to purchase additional materials (such as books, scrubs and materials for your clinicals) which have separate fees from the tuition costs.

CNA Refresher Courses around Oaks usually cost around $100-$200.

Need Tuition Assistance?

While many schools do not offer financial aid for students enrolled in their CNA course, some training programs may offer assistance to help with the cost of the course or certification. Also, some CNA employers will even pay for your Nurse Assistant training or reimburse you after you successfully complete your CNA training.

Some employers in Oaks will cover a percentage of your CNA tuition; others will pay tuition costs up to a specific dollar amount. Often, new CNAs are required to work a particular number of months at the employer that covered their school bills. Or you may just need to reimburse them for any of the tuition costs they paid on your behalf.

When Can I Start CNA Training in Oaks?

Many schools that offer CNA training have new sessions beginning every 6 to 8 weeks. In many areas in Oklahoma, you can find CNA training starting in December 2014, January 2015, February 2015, or March 2015 available for registration now. Unlike nursing programs in Oklahoma, you can usually find a school starting a new session of their CNA course fairly quickly. However, some schools offer CNA classes in semester format. At these schools, you may need to wait up 3 or 4 months to start your course.

Becoming a Nurse Aide in Oaks a great way to quickly gain experience in the medical field. Check out Oklahoma CNA Salary info.

More programs in this area

OSU-OKC Grove Nursing Center
1503 W Har-Ber Rd
Grove, Oklahoma
74344
Northeast Technology Center
450 N. Hwy 59
Kansas, Oklahoma
74347
Northeast Technology Center
19901 S. Hwy 69
Afton, Oklahoma
74331
Green Country Residential Center
58300 E 200 Rd
Fairland, Oklahoma
74343
Miller Cozy Home Inc
203 N Gunter
Vinita, Oklahoma
74301
Craig General Hospital
735 N Foreman St
Vinita, Oklahoma
74301
Northeast Technology Center
6195 W. Hwy 20
Pryor, Oklahoma
74361
Shady Rest Care Center
210 S Adair
Pryor, Oklahoma
74361
Jeanie's Residential Care
405 E Center
Bluejacket, Oklahoma
74333
Indian Capital Technology Center
240 VoTech Road
Tahlequah, Oklahoma
74464
Sugar Mountain Retreat Inc
Rt 1 Box 772
Welling, Oklahoma
74471