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 Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program

 
 
 
BNA Traditional Program Update                
We will offer BNA course offerings on-campus starting Fall 2021. The normalcy of the on-campus course offerings will be guided by the CDC requirements.           
                          
Credit Certificate                                                                   
Students are introduced to the discipline of nursing and the basic approaches to patient care. The role of the CNA as an assistant to the licensed nurse and member of the healthcare team is studied and practiced in the classroom, simulation laboratory, and clinical setting. Upon successful completion of all components of the program, the graduate must pass the State's competency exam to become recognized as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in the State of Illinois.

Classes
Five program offerings are scheduled each year – two in the spring and fall, one during the summer. Students are responsible for completing the required theory and clinical hours. Theory class is held 3-4 days per week (M-Th) for 5.5 hours each day completed by a scheduled minimum of 40 clinical hours by program end, at an external clinical site. Classes are held at both our campuses, main -MXC, 1900 W Jackson and– West Side Learning Center, 4624 W Madison Street.
 
Class times
Morning sessions – 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Evening sessions – 4:00 pm – 9:30 pm

  • Cost
    Tuition - (plus costs for books, uniforms, physical examination, Healthcare Worker Background Check, CPR class, state exam)  
Admissions Requirements                                                                                                    
  • Eligible for English 96 and Reading 125
  • Eligible for Math 98 or higher
  • Submit completed medical examination documentation
  •  Submit official/sealed college transcripts to Malcolm X College Registrar's Office (required). Students are not required to submit City Colleges of Chicago transcripts. Please allow yourself extra time, as international transcripts take longer to receive.
  •  It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that all submitted transcripts have been evaluated and posted by a CCC Registrar (or their designee) on the student's PeopleSoft academic history.
Admission Steps: Please refer to the student checklist in your BNA packet to make sure all documents are submitted                                                                       

Step 1: New students should meet with Admissions to confirm that their application to the college is completed.
Current students can meet with college advising to confirm all program prerequisites are met.

Step 2: Students are required to attend a virtual Mandatory Information Session: Held every Monday (except holidays and when the campus is closed) via Zoom from 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and
room: 5012, from 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 1900 West Jackson Chicago, IL 60612

TO SIGN UP FOR A BNA INFORMATION SESSION; CLICK: BNA Information Session

Step 3: BNA Medical Examination Form/documents must be completed by a medical professional. The drug screen should be completed within 90 days of the first day of class. Information regarding the background check will be discussed at BNA Information Session.

Step 4:       Download the completed BNA medical examination form and all other documents to Castle Branch before attending the orientation session (instructions for Castle Branch given at the information session).

Step 5: Once a student has been academically cleared and the Healthcare worker background check is cleared, they will be given approval to self-enroll.

                                             
                                                                               
                                                           
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Submitting Selective Application within Student Portal (my.ccc.edu )                                                            

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Programs

 

Faculty & Staff

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Name/Title                                           

Phone                                           

Email                                           

Room                                           

Lorita Collins (BNA Coordinator) MBA, MSN, RN                

(312) 850-4639                                           

lcollins35@ccc.edu                                           

2102 & 102 WSLC                                           

Lorraine Cross MSc.(Coordinator of Health Careers-Nursing)                                        

(312) 850-7195                                         

lcross@ccc.edu                                           

2401                                           

Magaly Roldan (Clerical)             

(312) 850-7376                                         

mroldan8@ccc.edu                                          

3100                                         

Broadway, Althea                                         

(312) 850-7159                                           

abroadway@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Butler, Shirley                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

sbutler26@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Clark, Patricia                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

 pclarke@ccc.edu                                            

3100                                           

Davis, Francine                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

fdavis18@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Disu-Cummings, Gayle                

(312) 820-7159                                           

gdisu@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Graham, Michelle                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

Mgraham10@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Gresham, Nancy                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

ngresham@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Hardy, Hattie                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

Hhardy2@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Hines ,Patricia                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

Phines2@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Hong,Denise                

(312) 820-7159                                           

dhong@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Jones-Harper, Doris                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

Djones-harper@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Jordan, Barbara                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

Bjordan7@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Newton, Felicia                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

Fnewton@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Packer, Eve-lyn                

(312) 820-7159                                           

epacker@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Roddy, Nancy                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

nroddy@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Taylor, Brittany                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

btaylor39@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Williams, Devoria                

(312) 820-7159                                           

Dwilliams448@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

Wyatt, Debra                                           

(312) 820-7159                                           

Dwyatt1@ccc.edu                                           

3100                                           

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Contact Information

Phone: 
(312) 850-7195
Fax: 
 
1900 W. Jackson Blvd.
 
Chicago , IL 60612
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Hours

Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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