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Nursing Assistant Orientation

Dedicated One-on-One Advising

Are you a high school student (or parent) or an adult interested in completing Mid-State’s Nursing Assistant program in summer or fall of 2024? Learn how to prepare in your own dedicated one-on-one meeting with your academic advisor. Limited Nursing Assistant classes are offered, with limited seats available in each class.

Registration opens on the following dates:
Summer 2024 term - March 8
Fall 2024 term - April 12

New Student Steps

  1. Apply to the Nursing Assistant Program
    Complete the Mid-State Technical College application. Select Nursing Assistant as your program choice and summer 2024 or fall 2024 as the year and semester you wish to begin.
  2. Schedule your New Student Advising appointment with Your Academic Advisor or Attend a Session Below.
    Be sure to meet with your advisor prior to registration opening. Please contact your advisor directly if you are unable to find a date and time that works for you.

    Shawn ZeeShawn Zee, Academic Advisor (Adams and Wisconsin Rapids)
    Contact Shawn Zee
    Schedule an appointment

    Yer LeeYer Lee, Academic Advisor (Marshfield and Stevens Point)
    Contact Yer Lee
    Schedule an appointment

    Fall 2024 Orientation Sessions
    4/4 – Stevens Point Campus, 10:00 a.m. – Noon
    4/4 – Stevens Point Campus, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
    4/4 – Wisconsin Rapids Campus, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
    4/4 – Wisconsin Rapids Campus, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
    4/8 – Adams Campus, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
    4/8 – Marshfield Campus, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
    4/24 – Wisconsin Rapids Campus 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
    5/29 – Wisconsin Rapids Campus 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
    6/26 – Wisconsin Rapids Campus 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

  3. Review the Accepted Nursing Assistant Student Steps
    Watch for an email from your advisor with more information on how to complete your next steps.

IMPORTANT: If you are a high school student planning to participate in the Start College Now program, you will need to have completed the following prior to October 1 for spring semester and March 1 for fall semester: Submit your Start College Now application, apply to Mid-State, and receive approval.