State Requirements

State Requirements

Alabama
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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Alaska
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: Not on website. Email: joan.green@alaska.gov for more info
Approving Body: Department of Community and Economic Development of Occupational Licensing 
Secretary of State Website
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Arkansas
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body:Arkansas Department of Higher Education 
Secretary of State Website
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Arizona
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Arizona State Board of Nursing Education Department
Secretary of State Website
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California
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: California Department of Public Health
Secretary of State Website
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Colorado
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Colorado Board of Nursing
Secretary of State Website
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Connecticut
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Connecticut Department of Health & Connecticut Office of Higher education
Secretary of State Website
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Delaware
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Division of Long Term Care Resident Protection
Secretary of State Website
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District of Columbia

Nurse Aide Training Program State Application 

Secretary of State

Florida
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Florida Board of Nursing and Florida Department of Education: CIE
Secretary of State Website
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Georgia
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Georgia Department of Community Health
Secretary of State Website
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Hawaii
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Community Ties of America
Secretary of State Website
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Idaho
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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Illinois
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Illinois Department of Public Health & Illinois Board of Education
Secretary of State Website
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*Online Program offering option

Indiana
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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Iowa
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Department of Iowa Inspections and Appeals
Secretary of State Website
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Kansas
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: The Kansas Board of Regents
Secretary of State Website
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Kentucky
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Kentucky Commission on Proprietary Education 
Secretary of State Website
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Louisiana
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Louisiana Department of Health & State of Louisiana Board of Regents
Secretary of State Website
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Maine
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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Maryland
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Maryland Board of Nursing & Maryland High Education Commission
Secretary of State Website
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Massachusetts
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Massachusetts Division of Licensure 
Secretary of State Website
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*Online Course offering option

Michigan
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity
Secretary of State Website
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Minnesota
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Minnesota Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
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Mississippi
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: Not online. Email antanikah.robbins@msdh.ms.gov for more info.
Approving Body: Mississippi State of Health Department and Mississippi Department of Education
Secretary of State Website

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Missouri
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Department of Health and Senior Services
Secretary of State Website
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Montana
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: TBA
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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Nebraska
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services & Nebraska Department of Education
Secretary of State Website
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Nevada
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Nevada Board of Nursing
Secretary of State Website
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New Hampshire
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: New Hampshire Board of Nursing 
Additional Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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New Jersey
Nurses Aide Training Program New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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New Mexico
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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New York
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision
Secretary of State Website
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North Carolina
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: North Carolina Department of Human and Health Services & North Carolina State Board of Proprietary Schools
Secretary of State Website
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North Dakota
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Additional Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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Ohio
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Ohio Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
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Oklahoma
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Oklahoma State Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
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Oregon
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Oregon State Board of Nursing
Secretary of State Website
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Pennsylvania
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Pennsylvania Department of Education
Secretary of State Website
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Rhode Island
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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South Carolina
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: South Carolina Commission of Higher Education 
Secretary of State Website
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South Dakota
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: South Dakota Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
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Tennessee

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: Not online. Must email: teri.james@tn.gov for more info.
Approving Body: Tennessee Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
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Texas
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Texas Health and Human Services & Texas Workforce Commission 
Secretary of State Website
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Utah
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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Vermont
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
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Virginia
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Department of Health Professions
Secretary of State Website
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Washington
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Washington State Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
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West Virginia
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Office of Health Facility Licensure and Certification
Secretary of State Website
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Wisconsin
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Secretary of State Website
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Wyoming
Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Wyoming Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
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*Online Course Offering Option means that states allows you to teach CNA’s online if you choose.  

*Start a CNA School Mini Course is an instructional video that explains all the states required to start a CNA School. The video is $25 and you have life long access to its contents after purchasing.