• For a full list of classes that will certify you and/or lead you to a rewarding career in healthcare, please click here.
     
     
    Are you interested in the field of nursing?
     
    The next available Cass Career Center Practical Nursing FULL-TIME Program will begin August, 2016. The 10 1/2 month program consists of theory classes at Cass Career Center and clinical experiences at area hospitals, nursing centers and other community agencies. Upon satisfactory completion of the program, graduates are eligible to apply to the Missouri State Board of Nursing for permission to take the licensing examination. A passing score on the exam qualifies the graduate for Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) status in Missouri.  Financial Aid is available to qualified students. Individuals wishing to apply to the program must have a high school diploma or GED and obtain a satisfactory score on a general knowledge entrance exam. (TEAS V exam) A $60 non-refundable testing fee must be submitted to reserve a testing spot for the TEAS V exam. Due to limited testing space and class size, potential students are advised to test early. To receive an information packet or to register for the TEAS V exam go to:   casscareer.com and choose practical nursing.
    Cost of Program:  
    Tuition--$11,590
    Fees--$713
    Supplies--1,811
     
    For step-by-step instructions for applying for admission to the program, click here