Program Name: State Tested Nurse Aid (STNA)

You Will Learn:

  • Basic knowledge and skills used to assist clients with activities of daily living

  • Ethical foundations of care delivery

  • Effective collaboration/working as a member of the healthcare team

Length of Program:

100 Hours (4 weeks)

Day classes: 8 am - 3:30 pm Monday - Thursday

Evening Classes: 3:30 pm - 9:30 pm Monday - Thursday

Work Options:

Rehabilitative Facilities

Long-Term Care

Home Care


Select Acute Care Facilities

How much you can earn:


$9.94 - $12.85 hourly

$20,680 - $26,740 yearly

Course Description:

Admission Prerequisites: Entrance Exam, Background Check, two-step Mantoux Upon successful completion of this program, students will have met the qualifications to register for the State Tested Competency and Evaluation Test. No GED or High School Diploma is required for this program. Financial Assistance may be available to those who qualify. The program content matches requirements as established by Ohio Department of Health for Nurse Aid Training.

Program Costs:


Application Process:

  • Career Coaching (optional)

  • Application and Fee

  • Entrance Exam

  • Admittance (upon satisfactory entrance exam results)

Minimum Requirements:

  • BCI Background check

  • Two-step Mantoux TB test

Certification/Licensure Information:

After successfully completing the state-approved nursing aide training and testing program, nurse aides in Ohio are “state tested” through D&S Diversified. Both a written and clinical competency evaluation will be required.

Alliance Career Center is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350. Telephone: 770-396-3898, Fax: 770-396-3790,

This ACC program is approved by the Ohio Department of Higher Education.