School of Health Sciences | Halifax Community College | Weldon, NC

School of Health Sciences

Therapeutic and Diagnostic Services: Diploma in Nurse Aide

What is the Therapeutic and Diagnostic Services: Nurse Aide program?
The Therapeutic and Diagnostic Services: Nurse Aide curriculum is designed to prepare students for an entry level position in health care.

What can a Graduate Expect to Gain from the Successful Completion of the Diploma in Nurse Aide Program?
Upon successful completion of the program, students are prepared to work under the supervision of licensed nursing professionals in performing nursing care and services for persons of all ages.

The graduate may also be eligible for listing as a Nurse Aide I and other selected Nurse Aide registries as determined by the local program of study.

What Courses are Included in the Program?
Throughout the program, students will gain knowledge in the areas of science, English, psychology, humanities, medical terminology, and nursing assistance.

How long will it take to Complete the Diploma in Nurse Aide program?
Students can earn the Diploma in Nurse Aide in as little as one year.

Program Completion Guide

Program Contact
Sheila Aycock phone: 252-536-7291 email: