CNA Classes in Oklahoma

Students interested in earning their Certified Nursing Assistant certification can begin their training by enrolling in CNA classes in Oklahoma. It is possible to go from the classroom to the workplace as a Certified Nurse Aide in less than two months if you complete a program approved by the Oklahoma Department of Health.

The completion of the accredited programs highlighted below will make you eligible to apply for and take the certification examination. You may contact any of these programs directly via the forms provided.

Name City Address Type Graduation Rate
Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center Choctaw 4601 N Choctaw Rd, Choctaw, Oklahoma 73020-9017 < 2-year, Public 60%
Red River Technology Center Duncan 3300 W Bois D Arc, Duncan, Oklahoma 73533 < 2-year, Public 63%
Canadian Valley Technology Center El Reno 6505 E Hwy 66, El Reno, Oklahoma 73036 < 2-year, Public 60%
Autry Technology Center Enid 1201 W Willow, Enid, Oklahoma 73703-2506 2-year, Public 61%
Francis Tuttle Technology Center Oklahoma City 12777 N Rockwell Ave, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73142-2789 < 2-year, Public 42%
Pioneer Technology Center Ponca City 2101 N Ash, Ponca City, Oklahoma 74601 < 2-year, Public 56%
Northeast Technology Center-Pryor Pryor 6195 W Hwy 20, Pryor, Oklahoma 74361 < 2-year, Public 83%
Tulsa Community College Tulsa 6111 E Skelly Dr, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74135-6198 2-year, Public 14%
Wes Watkins Technology Center Wetumka 7892 Highway 9, Wetumka, Oklahoma 74883-6155 < 2-year, Public 58%

The statewide projections show a strong upward trend for new nursing aides in Oklahoma with an expected increase of 24% growth through the year 2020 according to the latest reports from the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission. These projections are much higher than the average growth for all other occupations both statewide and nationally.

State 2010 2020 Percent Change Projected Job Openings
Oklahoma 19,930 24,700 24% 730
Type 10% 25% Median 75% 90%
Oklahoma Hourly $8.04 $9.01 $10.33 $11.55 $13.68
Oklahoma Yearly $16,700 $18,700 $21,500 $24,000 $28,500

There are certain steps that must be taken in order to work as a Certified Nurse Aide in the state of Oklahoma. These steps are as follows:

  1. You will need to take and successfully complete a CNA training program that has been approved by the Oklahoma Department of Health
  2. Within 24 months of completing your training program, you will need to pass the certification exam through the OSU-OKC Training and Development Center in association with D&S Diversified Technologies LLP
  3. After passing the certification exam, you must become listed on the Oklahoma Nurse Aide Registry
Click Here To Start Your CNA Career Today