Allied Health

About the Program

The Allied Health program is offered through Neosho County Community College. 

Location

Classes will be taken at the Lawrence College and Career Center.

Contact

Tracy Rhine, Director, Allied Health

620-432-0386

trhine@neosho.edu

Financing

The program is KS Senate Bill 155 eligible, FAFSA eligible, and scholarship eligible.

Admissions Criteria

Prospective students should complete online admission form Apply Online. High school juniors and seniors are welcome to attend. Students will need their official high school transcript, or official college transcript if applicable. Students should complete scholarship applications if applicable (contact for more information). Students also can apply for Federal Financial Aid through FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov.

About the Program

The Allied Health program is offered through Neosho County Community College. The classes will be taken on site at the Lawrence College & Career Center (CCC). You must enroll for classes through NCCC. The NCCC website can be found here. Specific information about the program on NCCC's website can be found here.

Certified Nurse Aid (CNA); Certified Medication Aide (CMA); Medical Terminology

The Certified Nurse Aide or CNA is designed for individuals seeking an entry-level position in the area of adult healthcare. This course includes a study of the aging process and its related conditions and the nursing skills required in assisting geriatric residents to reach and maintain their highest level of wellness consistent with the limitations imposed by the aging process. The course is taught at the Lawrence College & Career Center and includes forty-five (45) hours of theory and twenty-five (25) hours of supervised clinical experience in a nursing home and twenty (20) hours of lab. This course prepares students for the Certified Nurse Aide Exam.