Fast Track – CNA

Starts June 19th & Ends June 30th

Deadline for application is June 12, 2017

Starts June 5th & Ends June 16th

No longer accepting applications for the session.

Class held at FTC @ 2220 Indiana, Joplin, MO – Room G103

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.—Monday thru Friday

Prefer to apply in person?

Apply at FTC @ MSSU • 3950 Newman Rd, Joplin, MO




CNA (Certified Nurse Assistant) course includes 75 hours of classroom study, plus 100 hours supervised clinical training in a long-term care facility as required by Missouri Health & Senior Services.  After clinical training is complete, MO state board exam must be passed to become licensed and qualify for employment in a long-term care facility.


  1. Student must be at least 17 years of age
  2. Proof of current Tuberculosis test (within 6 mos. prior to class start date maximum) must be provided to the instructor the first night of class
  3. Registration with Family Care Safety Registry is required


  1. Tuition and course fees of $750 paid in full by 1 week prior to beginning of class (1/2 pay plan option available. 1/2 –Pay Plan is not available for FAST  TRACK sessions.)
  2. Students are required to wear scrubs at their own expense (no specific color or pattern). Scrubs must be worn during all classes, clinical training, and testing
  3. Complete 75 hours of in-class instruction and 100 hours of supervised clinical training in a state-authorized facility
  4. State exam fee of $130 paid separately and due at the end of course before testing
  5. This course is not eligible for financial aid
  6. 100% attendance is required
  7. If a class is cancelled by Franklin Technology Center, a full refund will be given.
  8. If an enrolee cancels or drops a class on or after the start date, no refund will be issued.


FTC must be notified within 24 hours of the state exam of anyone NOT taking the exam. If a student fails to show for a scheduled initial exam or fails to give a 24 hour cancellation notice, the $130 exam fee will be forfeited. A student will not be allowed to reschedule an initial exam unless the $130 reschedule exam fee is paid. Exam fees are non-refundable. Students must schedule the initial exam at least two weeks prior to the exam date.

Students scheduling a repeat exam will be responsible for paying the examiner an $80 repeat exam fee prior to the start of testing. The $80 fee must be paid in cash directly to the examiner. Students must schedule the repeat exam at least two weeks prior to the exam date.

**Scrubs and tennis shoes are mandatory for testing.

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**tuition and fees for 2016-2017 are estimates only and are subject to change**


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