Are you interested in a career assisting those in need? The nurse aide program at Brightwood College can help you get started. As the elderly population and their long-term care requirements continue to increase, employment opportunities for nursing aides are expected to grow. In fact, the U.S. Department of Labor projects that employment for nurse aides will grow faster than the average for all occupations.* This promising employment outlook makes pursuing a career as a nurse aide a strong choice.
Our nurse aide program can provide you with the practical knowledge and technical skills you need to seek entry-level employment in long-term care facilities, hospitals, and other patient-oriented settings. Begin your future as a nurse aide today with Brightwood College.
Please review the Admission Information > Applicants for Short Courses section of the course catalog for your chosen campus for details about enrolling in continuing education courses (short courses) at Brightwood College.
Information about the refund policy can be found under the Financial Information section of your campus course catalog.
Note: This is a non-credit-bearing course. Students must not assume that this course will be accepted for transfer credit at another institution. This course does not qualify for Title IV federal financial aid funds.
* Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016–2017 Edition, Nursing Assistants and Orderlies, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/nursing-assistants.htm (accessed March 2016). Expected growth rate through the year 2024. National long-term projections and salary averages may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth or any particular salary.