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Nursing Assistant Schools in Florida

There are 60 Florida schools offering nursing assistant programs. 4,876 students graduated from programs at Florida nursing assistant schools in 2010.

Overview

On average, 3,523 students graduate from nursing assistant programs in Florida every year. This accounts for 10% of nursing assistant students who schools in the United States graduate. In 2010, 4,876 students graduated with nursing assistant certificates.

60 nursing assistant schools are located in Florida. And out of these, while 39 schools are public, 21 schools are private. Public nursing assistant school tuition varies from $1,493 to $6,749, while tuition at a private nursing assistant school varies from $12,975 to $16,744.

Average tuition for programs in nursing assisting is $4,118. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $1,493 every year, is at the Washington-Holmes Technical Center, the highest tuition for nursing assistant programs, which is $16,744 each year, is at the Florida Career College-Clearwater.

Schools in Florida offer certificates in nursing assistant.

Nursing Assistant Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

On average, 3,523 students graduate from nursing assistant programs in Florida every year. This accounts for 10% of nursing assistant students who schools in the United States graduate. In 2010, 4,876 students graduated with nursing assistant certificates.

Nursing Assistant Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1864
  • Certificate 2007: 1809
  • Certificate 2008: 2171
  • Certificate 2009: 2802
  • Certificate 2010: 4876

Nursing Assistant Program Availability in Florida

Florida schools offer a total of 61 programs in nursing assisting.

Nursing Assistant Program Availability in Florida

  • Certificate: 61

Career Trends

Nursing Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Nursing Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Nursing Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18410
  • 25th Percentile: 20760
  • Median: 23270
  • 75th Percentile: 26780
  • 90th Percentile: 30040

Career Trends

Nursing Assistants — Employment Trend

Nursing Assistants — Employment Trend

Nursing Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21500
  • Median Salary 2007: 22600
  • Median Salary 2008: 23250
  • Median Salary 2009: 23230
  • Median Salary 2010: 23270
  • Total Employed 2006: 86000
  • Total Employed 2007: 89000
  • Total Employed 2008: 89750
  • Total Employed 2009: 87150
  • Total Employed 2010: 88930

Florida vs National Nursing Assistant Employment

Florida vs National Nursing Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Florida: 6.128% (88930)

Nursing Assistant Schools in Florida

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1. Chipola College

3094 Indian Circle
Marianna, FL 32446-2053
(850) 526-2761

Chipola College is in Marianna, FL and this school offers one nursing assistant program. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

2. The Superior Career Institute

3714 W Oakland Park Blvd
Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33311
(954) 741-0088

The Superior Career Institute is a for-profit institution. It is located in the suburbs of Lauderdale Lakes, Florida. It offers subjects such as nursing assisting and nursing. It offers students 12 certificates. In 2010, 175 students pursued degrees from the 12 programs at this vocational school. The Council on Occupational Education accredits it. This school is one of 145 vocational schools in Florida.

3. The Advance Science Institute

3750 W 12 Ave
Hialeah, FL 33012
(305) 827-5452

The Advance Science Institute offers one program in nursing assisting and this school is in the suburbs of Hialeah, Florida. Overall, 177 students pursue degrees in three Advance Science Institute programs. In terms of programs, this school is the second largest institution in the state of Florida offering nursing assisting.

4. Compu-Med Vocational Careers Corp

2900 W 12th Ave 3rd Fl #28
Hialeah, FL 33012-4861
(305) 888-9200

Compu-Med Vocational Careers Corp offers one program in nursing assisting and this school is in the suburbs of Hialeah, Florida. 1,226 students seek degrees in six programs at this vocational school, overall.

5. The Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center

750 NW 20 Street
Miami, FL 33127
(305) 324-6070x7009

The Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center offers one program in nursing assisting and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Miami, FL. This school is a public 2-year institution.

6. South Florida Community College

600 W College Dr
Avon Park, FL 33825-9356
(863) 453-6661

South Florida Community College offers one program in nursing assisting and it is located in Avon Park, FL. This community college is one of 12 community colleges in Florida.

7. Everest Institute - North Miami

111 NW 183rd St- Ste 200
Miami, FL 33169-4538
(305) 949-9500

Everest Institute-North Miami offers one nursing assistant program and this school is located in the suburbs of Miami, Florida. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

8. The Lee County High Tech Center Central

3800 Michigan Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33916-2204
(239) 334-4544

The Lee County High Tech Center Central, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Fort Myers, FL and it offers one program in nursing assisting. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

9. The Manatee Technical Institute

5603 34th Street West
Bradenton, FL 34210-5603
(941) 751-7900x2244

The Manatee Technical Institute is located in the suburbs of Bradenton, Florida and it offers one nursing assistant program. This technical college is one of 18 technical colleges in Florida.

10. The Technical Education Center - Osceola

501 Simpson Rd
Kissimmee, FL 34744
(407) 344-5080x15351

The Technical Education Center-Osceola is located in the suburbs of Kissimmee, Florida and it offers one program in nursing assisting. It is a public 2-year institution.

11. The Pinellas Technical Education Center - St Petersburg

901 34th St S
St. Petersburg, FL 33711-2209
(727) 893-2500

The Pinellas Technical Education Center-St Petersburg offers one program in nursing assisting and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in St. Petersburg, FL. This school is a public 2-year institution.

12. Ultimate Medical Academy - Tampa

9309 N Florida Ave Ste 100
Tampa, FL 33612
(813) 386-6350

Ultimate Medical Academy-Tampa is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in nursing assisting. 4,078 students pursue degrees in six programs at this vocational school, overall.

13. The Marion County Community Technical and Adult Education Center

1014 SW 7th Rd
Ocala, FL 34471-3172
(352) 671-7200

The Marion County Community Technical and Adult Education Center, which is very close to Ocala, Florida, is in a rural setting and it offers one nursing assistant program. Overall, 556 students seek degrees in 16 Marion County Community Technical and Adult Education Center programs.

14. The Charlotte Technical Center

18150 Murdock Circle
Port Charlotte, FL 33948-3399
(941) 255-7500

The Charlotte Technical Center offers one program in nursing assisting and it is in the suburbs of Port Charlotte, Florida. This vocational school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. In terms of programs, it is the eighth largest institution in the state of Florida offering nursing assisting.

15. The Concorde Career Institute - Orlando

3444 McCrory Place
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 812-3060

The Concorde Career Institute-Orlando is a for-profit 2-year institution. This school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Orlando, FL. This vocational school is one of several campuses. It offers students five certificates. In 2010, 178 students pursued degrees from the five programs at this school. This school offers subjects such as nursing assisting and surgical technology. The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges accredits it. This school is one of 145 vocational schools in Florida.

16. Florida Technical College

12689 Challenger Parkway Suite 130
Orlando, FL 32826
(407) 447-7300

Florida Technical College is located in the suburbs of Orlando, Florida and it offers one program in nursing assisting. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

17. Florida Keys Community College

5901 College Rd
Key West, FL 33040
(305) 296-9081

Founded in 1965, Florida Keys Community College is a public 2-year institution. This college is in Key West, FL. This college offers ten certificates and ten degrees at the associates level to students. 1,439 students pursued degrees from the 18 programs at this college in 2010. This community college offers subjects such as education and business management. This community college is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. It is one of 12 community colleges in Florida.

18. The Immokalee Technical Center

508 N 9th St
Immokalee, FL 34142
(239) 377-9900

The Immokalee Technical Center offers one program in nursing assisting. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

19. Lee County High Tech Center North

360 Santa Barbara Blvd North
Cape Coral, FL 33993-2479
(239) 574-4440

Lee County High Tech Center North offers one program in nursing assisting and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Cape Coral, FL. This vocational school is a public institution.

20. The Bradford-Union Area Career Technical Center

609 N Orange St
Starke, FL 32091
(904) 966-6764

The Bradford-Union Area Career Technical Center offers one program in nursing assisting and it is located in Starke, FL. It is a public 2-year institution.

21. The CHOICE High School and Technical Center

1976 Lewis Turner Blvd
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
(850) 833-3500

The CHOICE High School and Technical Center, which is very close to Fort Walton Beach, Florida, is in a rural setting and this school offers one program in nursing assisting. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. This school is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Florida offering nursing assisting in terms of programs.

22. The Concorde Career Institute - Tampa

4202 W Spruce
Tampa, FL 33607-4127
(813) 874-0094

The Concorde Career Institute-Tampa offers one program in nursing assisting and it is 3.6 miles from the center of the city. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

23. The Withlacoochee Technical Institute

1201 W Main St
Inverness, FL 34450-4696
(352) 726-2430

The Withlacoochee Technical Institute is located in Inverness, FL and it offers one program in nursing assisting. This school is a public 2-year institution.

24. The Taylor Technical Institute

3233 Hwy 19 S
Perry, FL 32348
(850) 838-2545

The Taylor Technical Institute is in Perry, FL and it offers one nursing assistant program. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

25. The Traviss Career Center

3225 Winter Lake Rd
Lakeland, FL 33803
(863) 499-2700

The Traviss Career Center is located in Lakeland, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one nursing assistant program. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

26. The Florida Career College - Miami

1321 SW 107 Ave Ste 201B
Miami, FL 33174
(954) 535-8678

The Florida Career College-Miami is in the suburbs of Miami, Florida and it offers one program in nursing assisting. This medium-sized school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

27. The Lively Technical Center

500 N Appleyard Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32304-2895
(850) 487-7555

The Lively Technical Center offers one nursing assistant program and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Tallahassee, FL. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

28. The Radford M Locklin Technical Center

5330 Berryhill Rd
Milton, FL 32570-8188
(850) 983-5700

The Radford M Locklin Technical Center is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1979. This school, which is very close to Milton, Florida, is located in a rural area. Students are offered 16 certificates by it. 281 students sought degrees from the 16 programs at this vocational school in 2010. It offers subjects including plumbing, culinary arts, and electrical technology. The Council on Occupational Education accredits it. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

29. The Concorde Career Institute - Miramar

10933 Marks Way
Miramar, FL 33025
(954) 731-8880

The Concorde Career Institute-Miramar offers one nursing assistant program and it is in the suburbs of Miramar, Florida. This school is one of 145 vocational schools in Florida.

30. The Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology

3702 Estey Ave
Naples, FL 34104-4405
(239) 377-0900

The Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology is in the suburbs of Naples, Florida and it offers one program in nursing assisting. This public school is a public 2-year institution.

31. The George Stone Career Center

2400 Longleaf Dr
Pensacola, FL 32526-8922
(850) 941-6200x2103

The George Stone Career Center offers one program in nursing assisting and it is in the suburbs of Pensacola, Florida. This vocational school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

32. Orlando Tech

301 W Amelia Street
Orlando, FL 32801-1197
(407) 246-7060

Orlando Tech is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in nursing assisting. This public school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Florida offering programs in nursing assisting.

33. The Sarasota County Technical Institute

4748 Beneva Rd
Sarasota, FL 34233-1798
(941) 924-1365

The Sarasota County Technical Institute is in the suburbs of Sarasota, Florida and this school offers one program in nursing assisting. This technical college is one of 18 technical colleges in Florida.

34. International Training Careers

7360 SW 24th Street Suite 31
Miami, FL 33155
(305) 263-9696

International Training Careers is located in the suburbs of Miami, Florida and it offers one program in nursing assisting. Overall, 279 students seek degrees in one program at this vocational school.

35. The Lake Technical Center

2001 Kurt Street
Eustis, FL 32726
(352) 589-2250x0

The Lake Technical Center is located in the suburbs of Eustis, Florida and it offers one nursing assistant program. Overall, 595 students seek degrees in 22 Lake Technical Center programs.

36. The McFatter Technical Center

6500 Nova Drive
Davie, FL 33317
(754) 321-5700

The McFatter Technical Center is located in the suburbs of Davie, Florida and it offers one nursing assistant program. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

37. Coral Ridge Nurses Assistant Training School Inc

2121 W Oakland Pk Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
(954) 714-0061

Coral Ridge Nurses Assistant Training School Inc offers one nursing assistant program and this school is in the suburbs of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This school is one of 7 nursing schools in Florida.

38. The Florida Education Institute

5818 SW 8th St
Miami, FL 33144
(305) 263-9990

The Florida Education Institute is in the suburbs of Miami, Florida and it offers one program in nursing assisting. Overall, 403 students seek degrees in seven programs at this vocational school.

39. The Florida National College

4425 West 20 Avenue
Hialeah, FL 33012
(305) 821-3333

The Florida National College is located in the suburbs of Hialeah, Florida and it offers one nursing assistant program. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

40. The Miami Lakes Educational Center

5780 NW 158th St
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
(305) 557-1100x2254

The Miami Lakes Educational Center is in the suburbs of Miami Lakes, Florida and it offers one nursing assistant program. Overall, 1,421 students seek degrees in 17 Miami Lakes Educational Center programs.

41. The Washington-Holmes Technical Center

757 Hoyt Street
Chipley, FL 32428-1618
(850) 638-1180

The Washington-Holmes Technical Center offers one nursing assistant program and it is located in Chipley, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

42. The Future-Tech Institute

3446 SW 8th St Ste 213
Miami, FL 33135-4142
(305) 774-0227

The Future-Tech Institute, which is near the center of the city, is located in Miami, FL and this school offers one program in nursing assisting. This vocational school is one of 145 vocational schools in Florida.

43. The Robert Morgan Educational Center

18180 SW 122nd Ave
Miami, FL 33177
(305) 253-9920

The Robert Morgan Educational Center is in the suburbs of Miami, Florida and it offers one nursing assistant program. This vocational school is a public 2-year institution.

44. The Tom P Haney Technical Center

3016 Hwy 77
Panama City, FL 32405
(850) 747-5500

The Tom P Haney Technical Center, which is 3.1 miles from the center of the city, is in Panama City, FL and it offers one program in nursing assisting. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

45. Winter Park Tech

901 Webster Ave
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 622-2900

Winter Park Tech offers one nursing assistant program and this school is in the suburbs of Winter Park, Florida. This school is a public 2-year institution.

46. First Coast Technical College

2980 Collins Ave
St. Augustine, FL 32084-1919
(904) 824-4401

First Coast Technical College is located in the suburbs of St. Augustine, Florida and this school offers one nursing assistant program. This school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

47. The Suwannee-Hamilton Technical Center

415 SW Pinewood Dr
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 647-4200

The Suwannee-Hamilton Technical Center offers one program in nursing assisting and it is in Live Oak, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a public institution.

48. The Rose Training Institute

301 3rd St NW Ste 212
Winter Haven, FL 33881
(863) 292-8101x101

The Rose Training Institute is in the center of Winter Haven and it offers one nursing assistant program. This school is a for-profit institution.

49. The Academy for Practical Nursing & Health Occupations

5154 Okeechobee Blvd Ste 201
West Palm Beach, FL 33417
(561) 683-1400

The Academy for Practical Nursing & Health Occupations offers one nursing assistant program and this school is located in the suburbs of West Palm Beach, Florida. This school is one of 7 nursing schools in Florida.

50. ATA Career Education

12360 66th St
Largo, FL 33773
(727) 576-9597

ATA Career Education offers one nursing assistant program and it is in the suburbs of Largo, Florida. Overall, 236 students seek degrees in six programs at this school.

51. The Cambridge Institute of Allied Health

1912 Boothe Circle Suite 200
Longwood, FL 32750
(407) 265-8383

The Cambridge Institute of Allied Health is located in the suburbs of Longwood, Florida and this school offers one program in nursing assisting. This school is one of 145 vocational schools in Florida.

52. The Medical Institute of Palm Beach

5821B Lake Worth Rd
Greenacres, FL 33463
(561) 964-5043

The Medical Institute of Palm Beach is located in the suburbs of Greenacres, Florida and it offers one nursing assistant program. This vocational school is a for-profit institution.

53. The Ridge Career Center

7700 State Rd 544
Winter Haven, FL 33881-9518
(863) 419-3060

The Ridge Career Center offers one nursing assistant program and this school, which is near Winter Haven, is in a rural setting. Overall, 790 students seek degrees in 24 Ridge Career Center programs.

54. The Concorde Career Institute - Jacksonville

7960 Arlington Expressway
Jacksonville, FL 32211-7480
(904) 725-0525

The Concorde Career Institute-Jacksonville is 5.0 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one nursing assistant program. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

55. The Florida Career College - Clearwater

410 Park Place Blvd
Clearwater, FL 33759
(727) 724-1037

The Florida Career College-Clearwater offers one nursing assistant program and this school is near the heart of downtown. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

56. Brevard Community College

1519 Clearlake Rd
Cocoa, FL 32922
(321) 632-1111

Brevard Community College is in the suburbs of Cocoa, Florida and it offers one nursing assistant program. This college is one of 12 community colleges in Florida. In terms of enrollment, it ranks fourth in the state of Florida.

57. Angley College

1700 S. Woodland Blvd.
Deland, FL 32720
(321) 257-0797

Angley College is in the suburbs of Deland, Florida and this school offers one program in nursing assisting. 401 students seek degrees in 11 programs at this small school, overall. This school is the third biggest institution in the state of Florida offering nursing assisting in terms of programs.

58. North Florida Community College

325 NW Turner Davis Dr
Madison, FL 32340
(850) 973-2288

North Florida Community College is located in Madison, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in nursing assisting. It is a public 2-year institution.

59. Santa Fe College

3000 NW 83rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32606
(352) 395-5000

Santa Fe College offers one program in nursing assisting and Santa Fe is in the suburbs of Gainesville, Florida. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

60. The College of Central Florida

3001 SW College Rd
Ocala, FL 34474
(352) 873-5800

The College of Central Florida is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1949. It is in Ocala, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school offers subjects including x ray tech, business management, and automotive technology. This school offers students 29 certificates and 27 degrees at the associates level. In 2010, 8,766 students pursued degrees from the 47 programs at CF. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits it. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

61. Florida Gateway College

Highway 90 East
Lake City, FL 32025-2007
(386) 752-1822

Florida Gateway College is located in Lake City, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in nursing assisting. 3,032 students pursue degrees in 47 programs at this college, overall.

62. Indian River State College

3209 Virginia Ave
Fort Pierce, FL 34981-5596
(772) 462-4772

Founded in 1960, Indian River State College is a public 4-year institution. It is located in the suburbs of Fort Pierce, Florida. It offers 59 certificates, 38 associates level degrees, and six bachelors level degrees to students. In 2010, 17,511 students pursued degrees from the 84 programs at this public school. It offers subjects such as business, nursing assisting, and bookkeeping. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits it. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

63. Gulf Coast Community College

5230 West U.S. Highway 98
Panama City, FL 32401
(850) 769-1551

Gulf Coast Community College is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1957. GCSC, which is near the center of the city, is in Panama City, FL. It offers subjects such as EMT and video production. GCSC offers students 22 certificates and 31 degrees at the associates level. 7,207 students sought degrees from the 43 programs at GCSC in 2010. GCSC is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. This college is one of 12 community colleges in Florida.

64. Pasco-Hernando Community College - Hernando Community College

10230 Ridge Road
New Port Richey, FL 34654-5199
(727) 847-2727

Pasco-Hernando Community College-Hernando Community College is located in the suburbs of New Port Richey, Florida and it offers one program in nursing assisting. Overall, 10,770 students pursue degrees in 41 programs at this college.

65. Palm Beach State College

4200 Congress Ave
Lake Worth, FL 33461-4796
(561) 967-7222

Palm Beach State College offers one nursing assistant program and Palm Beach State is in the suburbs of Lake Worth, Florida. It is a public 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of Florida.

66. Florida State College at Jacksonville

501 W State St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 359-5433

Founded in 1965, Florida State College at Jacksonville is a public 4-year institution. FSCJ is located in the center of Jacksonville. This school is the 12th biggest institution in the state of Florida. FSCJ offers students 65 certificates, 57 associates level degrees, and six bachelors level degrees. 28,642 students pursued degrees from the 99 programs at FSCJ in 2010. It offers subjects including management and film. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.

67. Tallahassee Community College

444 Appleyard Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32304-2895
(850) 201-6200

Founded in 1966, Tallahassee Community College is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in Tallahassee, FL. It offers subjects such as allied health and forensic nursing. Students are offered 22 certificates and 26 degrees at the associates level by it. 14,739 students pursued degrees from the 42 programs at this community college in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits it. It is one of 12 community colleges in Florida.

68. Daytona State College

1200 W. International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
(386) 506-3000

Daytona State College offers one nursing assistant program and DSC, which is 1.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Daytona Beach, FL. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. DSC is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Florida offering programs in nursing assisting.

69. Seminole State College of Florida

100 Weldon Blvd
Sanford, FL 32773-6199
(407) 708-4722

Seminole State College of Florida, which is near the center of the city, is located in Sanford, FL and it offers one program in nursing assisting. This big school is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida.