Health Science Careers (Nursing)

To be successful in a nursing assistant career, the following skills and aptitudes are essential:
  • Strong people skills
  • Compassionate, caring
  • Patience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Well-organized
  • Flexible

After earning your Nursing Assistant Certification, further education could advance your career into the following roles:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant

Printable Career Information