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    Northwestern Institute of Health and Technology

    4641 N. ASHLAND AVE
    CHICAGO, IL 60640
    6 week program for $1,000.00
    Requirements:
    • Diploma or G.E.D.
    • State ID
    • and Social Security Card

    Contact: (773) 506-2136

    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
    8 week program for $1,600.00
    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

    Illinois School of Health Careers (Loop)

    11 East Adams Street
    Suite 200
    Chicago, IL 60603
    24 week program for $10,000.00
    Requirements:
    • Diploma or G.E.D.
    • Drug Test
    • Physical Exam
    • Minimum Age of 18

    Contact: (312) 913-1230

    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

    Help At Home

    100 N. Western
    Chicago, IL 60644
    24 week program for unknown
    Requirements:
    • Diploma or G.E.D.

    Contact: (312) 762-9999

    Career Training Center of Chicago

    3525 N. Peterson
    Chicago, IL 60659
    6 week program for $800.00
    Requirements:
    • Diploma or G.E.D.
    • Criminal Background Check

    Contact: rcacal@aol.com or (773) 583-8532

    Cynda Training and Educational Center

    14930 S. Cicero Ave
    Suite 1B
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
    6 week program for $800.00
    Requirements:
    • Diploma or G.E.D.

    Contact: (708) 585-0505

    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

    Healthcare Inservices,Inc.

    450 E 22nd Street
    STE 161
    Lombard, IL 60148
    8 week program for $950.00
    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

    Esther's Choice Inc.

    14930 S. Cicero Ave
    Suite 1B
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
    6 week program for $800.00
    Requirements:
    • Diploma or G.E.D.

    Contact: estherschoice@att.net or (708) 535-8503

    South Suburban College

    15800 S State St.
    South Holland, IL 60473
    8 week program for $999.00
    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 unknown
    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
    8 week program for $1,000.00
    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

    Apex Home Health Services

    6160 North Cicero Avenue
    Suite 310
    Chicago, IL 60646
    week program for unknown

    Contact: (773) 202-1948

    Chicago's Pulse CPR Training Inc.

    3211 West 111th
    Chicago, IL 60655
    week program for unknown
    Requirements:
    • Criminal Background Check
    • Tuberculosis Skin Test
    • Physical Exam

    Contact: (773) 445-2277

    College of Office Technology

    1520 West Division Street
    Chicago, IL
    week program for unknown
    Requirements:
    • Diploma or G.E.D.

    Contact: jmoreland@cot.com or (773) 278-0042

    Competent Healthcare

    1928 W Montrose Ave
    Chicago, IL 60613
    week program for $900.00

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

    GlenCrest Nursing & Rehabilitation Centre

    2451 W. Touhy Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60645
    week program for unknown

    Contact: (773) 338-6800

    Great Paragon Health Services Inc

    1251 West Devon Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60660
    900 week program for $5.00
    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
    8 week program for $1,190.00
    Requirements:
    • Updated Photo ID and TB Test also need a physical exam

    Contact: (312) 236-9000

    PC Center Training Institute

    216 West Jackson Boulevard
    Suite 900
    Chicago, IL 60606
    week program for unknown

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

    Phalanx Family Services

    4628 West Washington
    Chicago, IL 60644
    week program for unknown

    Contact: (773) 291-1086

    Advanced Professional Nurses, Inc

    3320 South Cobb Drive
    Suite C
    Smyrna, IL 30080
    week program for unknown

    Contact: vera@caregiverlist.com or (770) 364-8148

    Merritt College

    Career Center
    12500 Campus Dr.
    Oakland, IL 94619
    week program for unknown

    Contact: vera@caregiverlist.com or (510) 436-2445

    MiraCosta College - Certified Nursing Assistant Program

    One Barnard Drive., Bldg. T420
    Oceanside, IL 92056
    week program for unknown

    Contact: vera@caregiverlist.com or (760) 757-2121

    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

    Samland Institute of Allied Health and Technology/ CNA training

    4320 W. Montrose Ave.,
    Chicago, IL 60641
    5 week program for $745.00
    Requirements:
    • Background checks
    • Social Security
    • TB Test
    • and High School Diploma

    Contact: admin@samlandinstitute.com or (773) 283-0440

    Envana Healthcare Training Center INC.

    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

    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 Inc.

    19112 Burnham
    Lansing, IL 60438
    6 week program for $700.00
    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

    Five County Regional Adult Education Program

    1102 West 10th Street
    Metropolis, IL 62960
    10 week program for $100.00
    Requirements:
    • Diploma or G.E.D.
    • Tuberculosis Skin Test
    • Physical Exam
    • Reading Comprehension Exam

    Contact: dguined@roe02.k12.il.us or (618) 524-3736

    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
    Desplains, IL 60016
    10 week program for $400.00
    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
    5 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
    8 week program for $2,000.00
    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 $1,300.00
    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) 999-4657

    Elim Outreach Training Center

    1820 Ridge Road #304
    Homewood , IL 60430
    8 week program for $750.00
    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

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