Program Fees and Tuition Costs for Nursing Assistant - Home Health Aide at Riverland Community College - Riverland

Nursing Assistant / Home Health Aide

Estimated Tuition
  Cost
Tuition $804.00
Workbook $17.25
Textbook $52.75
Tote $44.95
Pearson VUE Certification Test (Study Guide)
This payment is due on the certification test date; further details will be presented by your instructor.  
Financial Aid does not cover the $64 Pearson VUE certification testing fee.
$64.00
Total $982.95

 

TMA  (Trained Medication Aide) Material Costs
  Cost
Tuition $402.00
Essentials of Pharmacology bundle      $110.00
Pharm Phlash Pharm. Flash cards          $40.00
TMA tote $20.00
optional Davis Drug Guide $50.00
Total $622.00

Certification Testing Fees

For certification test outs at the end of the program, students must submit fees in order to qualify for testing.

HCNA 1100 3 credit course (High School Students Only)

  1. $50 payable to Riverland Community College
  2. $64 payable to Pearson VUE
  • Pearson VUE is the state certification testing supply company.

These fees must be paid by one of the following forms:

  • money order
  • cashier's check, or
  • facility check

HCNA 1200 4 credit course

  1. $64 payable to Pearson VUE
  • Pearson VUE is the state certification testing supply company.

These fees must be paid by one of the following forms:

  • money order
  • cashier's check, or
  • facility check

    For questions pertaining to the Minnesota Department of Health Nursing Assistant Registry, call (800) 397-6124 in Minnesota or (651) 215-8705. For certification testing questions contact Kara De La Fosse, Austin West Campus or 507-433-0653.

     

    Financial Aid

    To be eligible for grant-funded financial aid, students must be registered for the Nursing Assistant course and have all credits locked in by the 5th day of the semester and have received an award letter from the Financial Aid Office. Financial Aid does not cover the $64 Pearson VUE certification testing fee.

     

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