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 Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program

Patricia Rayborn, PhD(c), MSN, MBA/HCM, Associate Dean of Nursing
 
 
Update: Basic Nursing Assistant informational sessions are being held virtually. PN and ADN virtual information sessions are still in development. More details will be provided once they become available.   
The Basic Nursing Assistant program for the Fall 2020 1R8 is currently on pause. We appreciate your interest in the School of Nursing at Malcolm X College. 

  
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). Official transcripts located at another CCC campus will not transfer to the Malcolm X College Registrar’s Office. 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 Mandatory Information Session: Held every Monday (except holidays and when the campus is closed) at MXC room: 3301 from 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 am. 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.

                      
                                                       
                                   
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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.

Events

Jan 01
Jan 1
- Dec 31

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