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

Winter Quarter Application due by: November 30, 2018

Potential Funding Opportunities

Current Students

Contact & Location

Faculty Listing


The Green River College Practical Nursing program holds pre-accreditation status from the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation, located at 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20037. Holding pre-accreditation status does not guarantee that initial accreditation by NLN CNEA will be received.

The Green River College Practical Nursing program is fully accredited by the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission and the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.