Career Pathway.Holyoke.Health Sciences.CNA to Direct Care Worker to AS in Foundations of Health

This is a career pathway map which shows students how classes can stack to prepare them to first become a Certified Nurses Assistant, then a Direct Care Worker, and continue taking courses to obtain an Associates of Science degree in Foundations of Health. The document also shows job opportunities and salary ranges with each level of certification or degree. There is also a WORD document that explains what is on the PDF.
Primary Material Type:
Student Support Materials
Other Material Types:
Instructor and/or Advisor/Case Manager Support Materials
Hinds Community College
Certified Nurse Assistant, Direct Care Worker, Health Sciences, Associates Degree

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Loomis Communities, Amherst Center for Extended Care, Soldier's Home in Holyoke
Industry Sector:
Health Care and Social Assistance -- Nursing and Residential Care Facilities (623)
Healthcare Support Occupations (31-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (51)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Credential
  • Stacked/Latticed Credential Model
  • Associate Degree
Number of weeks per course:
Number of courses in the program:
Program Delivery Format:

Copyright / Licensing

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Creative Commons License
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