Nursing Assistant Requirements

Please review the following requirements before applying:

  • Must be 18 years of age of older
  • Pass a Washington State Background Check
  • Acquire the required Immunizations
  • Possess medical and liability Insurance*

Please Complete the following steps in order to apply for the NAC program:

  1. Apply to Green River College
  2. If you have taken a college-level English course or have a US bachelor’s degree, please attach a copy of your transcript/s with your NAC application. If NOT, you will need to take the CASAS Assessment. Please go to the Rutkowski Learning Center (RLC) 125.
  3. Complete your immunizations
    1. 2-Step TB
    2. Flu Shot
      For questions regarding immunizations please visit: Immunization Information
    3. Complete and submit the application to Enrollment Services by the due date posted online.

Green River College
Enrollment Services
C/O: Nursing Assistant Application
12401 SE 320th ST.
Auburn, WA. 98092-3622

*You are required to purchase liability Insurance. This can be purchased the first week of class at the Green River Cashier’s Office. It costs approximately $21.00.

Degrees & Certificates


Program Resources


Health Occupations Admissions
Career and Advising Center
Student Affairs & Success Building, 104
253-833-9111, ext. 2641

Academic Support

I-Best Students please contact
The Master Achiever Center
Student Affairs & Success Building, 104
253-833-9111, ext. 2641

Open Doors Students please visit
Rutowski Learning Center (RLC), room 127
Call: 253-333-4968
Text: 253-740-5861

Applications and Admissions

Fall Quarter Application due by: August 17, 2018

Potential Funding Opportunities

Contact & Location

Faculty Listing


Green River College’s Nursing Program Pursues Pre- Accreditation Candidacy

The Green River College Practical Nursing program is pursuing pre-accreditation candidacy status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA), located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20037; phone 202-909-2500. Interested parties are invited to submit third party comments in writing directly to NLN CNEA, attention Betsy Frank, NLN CNEA Associate Director, no later than August 24, 2018.