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Solex College

350 E. Dundee Rd.
Ste 200
Wheeling, IL 60090
8 week program for $1,000.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.

Contact: olga@solex.edu or (847) 495-7103

Chicago Community Learning Center

4753 N. Broadway
Suite 602
Chicago, IL 60640
12 week program for $1,635.00
Requirements:
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: m0504brown@aol.com or (773) 506-1503

Triton College

2000 N. Fifth Avenue
River Grove, IL 60171
12 week program for $600.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam

Contact: triton.edu or (708) 456-0300

Career Training Center of Chicago

3525 N. Peterson
Chicago, IL 60659
5 week program for $800.00
Requirements:
  • Photo Id
  • down payment of $300 and Social Security Card

Contact: (773) 583-8532

Truman College

1145 West Wilson Avenue
Chicago, IL 60640
10 week program for $1,260.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam

Contact: (773) 907-4443

Wilbur Wright College

4300 N Narragansett Ave
Chicago, IL 60634
10 week program for $600.00
Requirements:
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam

Contact: wn_e-advising@ccc.edu or (773) 481-8200

Healthcare Inservices

1919 South Highland Avenue
B312
Lombard, IL 60148
12 week program for $995.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam

Contact: jstockler@healthcareservices.net or (630) 620-1297

Moraine Valley Community College

9000 College Drive
Palos Hills, IL 60465-0937
10 week program for $1,000.00
Requirements:
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam

Contact: galka@morainevalley.edu or (708) 608-4330

South Suburban College

15800 S State St.
South Holland, IL 60473
8 week program for $1,998.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Math Competency Exam No Drug Test performed unless clinical sites requires them.

Contact: admissions@ssc.edu or (708) 596-2000

Malcolm X College

1900 West Van Buren Street
Chicago, IL 60612
9 week program for $900.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam

Contact: (312) 850-7000

Prairie State College

202 South Halsted Street
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
8 week program for $2,000.00
Requirements:
  • Student must have a score above a 60 or higher on the reading test.

Contact: jmiller@prairiestate.edu or (708) 709-3516

Rock Valley College

3301 N. Mulford Road
Rockford, IL 61114
16 week program for $740.00
Requirements:
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam

Contact: RockValleyCollege.edu or (815) 921-3264

Sanford Brown

1101 Eastport Plaza
Collinsville, IL 62234
24 week program for $1,000.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact:

College of Lake County

19351 W Washington St
Grayslake, IL 60030
7 week program for $970.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: nur093@clcillinois.edu or (847) 543-2043

Competent Healthcare

1928 W Montrose Ave
Chicago, IL 60613
8 week program for $975.00

Contact: nursediez@yahoo.com or (773) 249-4644

Great Paragon Health Services

2640 West Touhy Avenue Suite 206
Chicago, IL 60660
5 week program for $900.00
Requirements:
  • State and Driver Licence ID or High School Diploma

Contact: greatparagon@yahoo.com or (773) 274-7694

Midwestern Career College

20 North Wacker Drive
suite 3800
Chicago, IL 60606
6 week program for $990.00
Requirements:
  • Updated Photo ID and TB Test also need a physical exam

Contact: (312) 236-9000

PC Center Training Institute

2625 Butterfield Road
Oakbrook, IL 60523
10 week program for $995.00
Requirements:
  • High School Diploma and GED

Contact: mykeshia@pccti.com or (630) 705-9999

Northbrook College of Health Care

1400 S. Wolf Rd
Suite 104
Wheeling, IL 60090
8 week program for $900.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: admissions@ncohc.org or (847) 850-5700

Advanced Professional Nurses

3320 South Cobb Drive
Suite C
Smyrna, IL 30080
2 week program for $550.00
Requirements:
  • GED

Contact: (770) 364-8148

Doctor's Choice Career Academy

1133 S Wabash Ave, Suite #1
Chicago, IL 60605
6 week program for $895.00
Requirements:
  • Be at least 17 years old Undergo physical examination including immunizations (TD
  • MMR
  • Varicella
  • Hepatitis B
  • TB/PPD
  • Drug -test) Pass Reading Test Read/Speak English Verified Pass of Criminal Background Check

Contact: mjames@doctorschoicecareeracademy.com or (312) 447-0035

Envana Healthcare Training Center

500 East Ogden Ave. Ste. 208
Naperville, IL 60563
6 week program for $700.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: Envana3@comcast.net or (630) 995-3001

Beck Area Career Center

6137 Beck RD
Red Bud, IL 62278
10 week program for $725.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: (618) 473-2222

Everest

247 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60607
10 week program for $700.00
Requirements:
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam

Contact: smithrobyn703@gmail.com or (773) 331-4586

Hugs

19112 Burnham
Lansing, IL 60438
6 week program for $865.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam

Contact: nursecynthiamccann@yahoo.com or (708) 418-5925

Frontier Community College

2 Front Drive
Fairfeild, IL 62837
16 week program for $1,100.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: leggs@iecc.edu or (618) 842-3711

Healthcare and Training Center Glendale Heights

290 Town Center Lane
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
6 week program for $735.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: info@cmkhealthcare.com or (847) 285-1940

Community Learning Center

4753 North Broadway Street
Chicago , IL 60640
12 week program for $1,600.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: cclc602@gmail.com or (773) 506-1503

Prestige Nursing Aide Training Academy

841 East 162nd Street
South Holland , IL 60473
8 week program for $835.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: prestigenurseaide@att.net or (708) 331-4580

Jethro Healthcare

650 West Algonquin Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016
10 week program for $950.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: shiela_jethrohealthcareschool@yahoo.com or (847) 258-5783

Tukiendorf Training Institute

5310 North Harlem
Suite 209
Chicago , IL 60656
15 week program for $1,700.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: office@ttimedicalschool.com or (773) 817-4515

Larlin Med Staffing and Training

6912 Main Street
Suite 110
Downers Grove , IL 60216
7 week program for $900.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: john.sabala@larlinhealthcare.com or (630) 852-4007

John Wood Community College

1301 South 48th Street
Quincy , IL 62305
16 week program for $2,800.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: cgenenbacher@jwcc.edu or (217) 641-4304

Richard Daley College

7500 South Pulaski Road
Chicago , IL 60652
10 week program for $1,100.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: kconsidine@ccc.edu or (773) 838-7541

International Career Institute

6425 North Hamlin
Lincolnwood, IL 60712
5 week program for $890.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: psugaduga@ici-training.com or (847) 929-6129

Highland Community College

2998 West Pearl Road
Freeport , IL 61032
8 week program for $1,400.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18
  • and Reading score has to be higher than the 10th grade.

Contact: dana.zimmerman@highland.edu or (815) 235-6121

Elim Outreach Training Center

1820 Ridge Road #304
Homewood , IL 60430
8 week program for $850.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: elim1820@comcast.net or (708) 922-9547

Chicago's Pulse CPR Training

3211 W. 111th
Chicago, IL 60655
8 week program for $995.00

Contact: (773) 445-2277

A Plus Healthcare Training

459 Dunham Road
Saint Charles, IL 60174
4 week program for $1,050.00
Requirements:
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 16

Contact: (630) 372-2442

Adonis College Of Nursing

1313 East Sibley Boulevard
Dolton, IL 60419
4 week program for $750.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 16

Contact: info@acon.edu or (708) 841-3302

Allied Health And Training Center

5850 North Lincoln Avenue Suite 207
Chicago, IL 60659
6 week program for $750.00

Contact: (773) 989-5959

Amazing Care Systems

404 River Oaks Drive
Camulet, IL 60409
5 week program for unknown
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: amazingcare404@yahoo.com or (708) 782-8717

Americare Technical School

505 Busse Highway
Park Ridge, IL 60068
9 week program for $900.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Fingerprint Submission

Contact: info@americaretechnical.com or (847) 825-8273

Avid CNA School

67 South Sutton Road
Streamwood, IL 60107
5 week program for $1,000.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Physical Exam
  • Minimum Age of 16

Contact: admin@avidcnaschool.com or (630) 855-3977

CACC

2201 Toronto Road
Springfield, IL 62712
week program for $950.00
Requirements:
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam

Contact: jferriell@caccschool.org or (217) 529-5431

Lincoln Land Community College

5250 Shepherd Road
Springfield, IL 62794
10 week program for $750.00
Requirements:
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam

Contact: info@llcc.edu or (217) 529-5431

Midwest Technical Institute

2731 Farmers Market Road
Springfield, IL 62707
7 week program for $1,250.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: lherman@midwesttech.edu or (217) 527-8344

Parkland College

2400 West Bradley Avenue
Champaign, IL 61821
10 week program for $1,350.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: (888) 467-6065

Black Hawk College

6600 34th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265
7 week program for $1,200.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 16

Contact: info@bhc.edu or (309) 854-1875

Career Options

2644 Dempster Street
Park Ridge, IL 60068
5 week program for $850.00
Requirements:
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam

Contact: jdadivas@careeroptionscenter.com or (847) 297-3900

Carepaks Health Services

1010 South Park Boulevard
Freeport, IL 61032
6 week program for $1,200.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Fingerprint Submission
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: carepakshs@comcast.net or (309) 454-1000

CMK Healthcare And Training Center

290 Town Center Lane
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
week program for $750.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: cmkhealthcare@ymail.com or (630) 980-4780

College Of Dupage

425 Fawell Boulevard
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
8 week program for unknown
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: codonline@cod.edu or (630) 942-2800

Danville Area Community College

2000 East Main Street
Danville, IL 61832
12 week program for $1,300.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Physical Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: slanders@dacc.edu or (217) 443-3222

Divine Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program

4554 North Broadway
Chicago, IL 60640
3 week program for $500.00
Requirements:
  • Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test
  • Reading Comprehension Exam
  • English Competency Exam
  • Math Competency Exam
  • Minimum Age of 18

Contact: divineresourcesforafh@gmail.com or (773) 334-5564

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