Nursing Assistant Training
What are the
prerequisites for this program?
There are two
academic assessments you must take and pass before you
The exams are
basic math (ACA) and basic reading (ACR).
Your score for the ACA must be at an eighth grade level
for the ACR must be at a ninth grade reading level.
A high school
diploma or GED
At least 18
years of age
*The assessment is available in the
Test Center located in Fallston
Hall. For an appointment please call 443-412-2352.*
*If you do not have a GED or High school
Diploma, please contact
Adult Literacy at
What textbooks are needed for the program?
textbooks for CET classes are available in the college book store located in the
What Supplies do I need to buy for this class?
For Theory you must have your textbooks on the first class
For Clinical you must have
Do I need to buy a Stethoscope?
No, you do not need to buy a stethoscope. There will be a stethoscope
provided for your use during both theory and clinical.