Nursing


What Career is Right For You?

Registered Nurse
Practical Nurse
Certified Nursing Assistant

Registered Nurse

RN Nursing ProgramThe Nursing program at Mt Hood Community College prepares the graduate to manage and care for groups of patients in complex nursing situations, including acute care, long term care, and in a variety of other health care settings. Upon completion of the program the graduate is granted an Associate in Applied Science Degree
and is qualified to take the National Council Examination licensure as a Registered Nurse. The Nursing program accreditation is through the Oregon State Board of Nursing.

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Nursing Home Page


Practical Nursing

The Practical Nursing program at Mt. Hood Community College prepares the graduate to care for a diversified group of patients in various settings: including long term care, outpatient clinics, correctional facilities, and home healthcare. The program will be offered primarily online, evenings, and weekends. Upon completion of the program the graduate is granted a certificate in Practical Nursing and will be qualified to take the National Council Examination licensure as a Practical Nurse.

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Practical Nursing Home Page


Certified Nursing Assistant

The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA1) training at Mt. Hood Community College is approved by the Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN). The 150-hour course includes lecture material, skills lab experience and clinical site application to help prepare for the state certification exam. MHCC typically offers this training as traditional classroom program, Vocational ESL, and an online-hybrid format. Nursing Assistant trainings are offered each term.

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Certified Nursing Assistant Home Page

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