about unique health school

Unique Health School is certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia. Our campus is located in a modern, easy-to-access facility in Manassas, Virginia, with classrooms, a nursing skills lab and a faculty lounge. Our programs are offered year-round and with a rolling admissions policy.

UHS ACCEPTANCE PROCESS:

  • Completed and submitted admissions requirements
  • Paid the balance due upfront or has paid the registration fee and minimum tuition deposit
  • The student will be notified of their acceptance and enrolled for a New Student Orientation.

If the institution does not accept an applicant, all fees (with the exception of the registration fee) paid by the applicant to the academy will be refunded.

We Do Things Differently

INSPIRED

We are inspired by challenges

CREATIVE

We are creatively adaptive

RESOURCEFUL

We are experienced and resourceful

Available courses

The Unique Health School Offers your choice of courses that are designed to educate and train students with the knowledge and skills needed to work hand-in-hand with the entire healthcare team.

MEDICATION AIDE PROGRAM

Our Certified Medication Aide program trains students in the areas of safe medication administration, infection control, patient rights, vital signs, and basic nursing skills.

nurse aide program

Our 4 week Nurse Aide Training Program prepares students with the complete knowledge they need to work at any healthcare facility in Virginia, and at an affordable price.

Medication aide program

As the baby boom generation ages, nursing residences and other extended care resources will be put to the test in their capacity to provide care. Specially-trained nurses’ aides called Certified Medication Aides help to stretch care further, working hand-in-hand with the entire healthcare team in these facilities.

At Unique Health School our Certified Medication Aide program fully prepares our students to fill this role. Teaching our students to be able to competently administer medications safely and reliably.

The course introduces the student to concepts of safe medication administration, infection control, patient rights, vital signs, and basic nursing skills.

The program offers 8 comprehensive units, taught over the course of 3 weeks, which allow the student to acquire a thorough knowledge and relevant required skills. On completion, students are qualified to work in healthcare settings such as longterm care nursing facilities, clinics, hospitals, physician’s office and home health agencies.

Ready to start a fulfilling career in healthcare? Let’s get started

WHAT QUALITIES SHOULD A CMA POSSESS?

The ideal medication aide will be extremely detail-oriented and possess in-depth knowledge of patient care procedures. Providing excellent patient care is a vital part of this job, which is why excellent communication and interpersonal skills are needed.

  • Detail-Oriented
  • Advanced Communication Skills
  • Patient Care
  • Reliability

THE AVERAGE CNA SALARY IN VIRGINIA FALLS BETWEEN $29,100 AND $34,000.

$31,400

CMA ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

Before you enroll in Unique Health School – Medication Aide Program you must complete the following eight (8) requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age or older
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have completed a Nurse Aide Training Program - Copy of Certificate of Completion from an approved Board of Nursing CNA program
  • Admission application and nonrefundable application fee $75.00
  • Valid Identification card (driver’s license, state ID, Passport)
  • Social Security card
  • Criminal Background check
  • TB Test (PPD test/ chest X-ray)

CMA TUITION & FEES

TUITION/ FEE AMOUNT
Tuition $600.00
Application Fee (non-refundable) $75.00
Books $75.00
Technology Fee $50.00
Uniform $50.00
TOTAL COST $850.00

HOW TO APPLY

  • Complete the Unique Health School application form and pay the nonrefundable application fee.
  • Provide copies of ID: 2 copies of the front and back of a government issued identification (e.g. driver’s license or passport). The original must be presented to admissions.
  • 2 copies of the front and back of the applicant’s Social Security Card. The original must be presented to admissions.
  • Submit proof of high school graduation or GED equivalency. If in a foreign language, HS Diploma must be translated.
  • The candidate is expected to fulfill all financial obligations before commencing his/her respective program.
  • Submit proof of high school graduation or GED equivalency. If in a foreign language, HS Diploma must be translated.

$75 Application Fee Required

CERTIFIED NURSE’S AIDE program

As demand for quality healthcare grows, getting a foot in the door as a Certified Nurse Aide/Assistant (CNA) is a popular route for many. At Unique Health School our 4 week Nurse Aide Training Program prepares students with the complete knowledge they need to work at any healthcare facility in Virginia, and at an affordable price.

Our unique CNA program is designed to educate and train students with the knowledge and skills needed to work hand-in-hand with the entire healthcare team.

This comprehensive program offers 14 units, taught over the course of 4 weeks, introducing students to theory, lab, and clinical experiences. Giving students a complete and thorough knowledge base required to jump-start their career and healthcare journey.

On completion, students are qualified to work in healthcare settings such as longterm care nursing facilities, clinics, hospitals, physician’s office and home health agencies.

Ready to start a fulfilling career in healthcare? Let’s get started

WHAT QUALITIES SHOULD A CNA POSSESS?

Nursing assistants first and foremost must enjoy interacting with people in order to find enjoyment and fulfillment in this career. Other attributes should include:

  • Detail-Oriented
  • Advanced Communication Skills
  • Time management
  • Reliability
  • Physical Strength
  • Empathy

THE AVERAGE CNA SALARY IN VIRGINIA FALLS BETWEEN $29,233 AND $35,418.

$32,077

CNA ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

Before you enroll in Unique Health School – Medication Aide Program you must complete the following eight (8) requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age or older
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have completed a Nurse Aide Training Program - Copy of Certificate of Completion from an approved Board of Nursing CNA program
  • Admission application and nonrefundable application fee $75.00
  • Valid Identification card (driver’s license, state ID, Passport)
  • Social Security card
  • Criminal Background check
  • TB Test (PPD test/ chest X-ray)

CNA TUITION & FEES

TUITION/ FEE AMOUNT
Tuition $755.00
Application Fee (non-refundable) $75.00
Books $40.00
Technology Fee $30.00
Lab Bag $40.00
Uniform $50.00
CPR (American Heart Association) $50.00
TOTAL COST $1,015

Student will be responsible for the following expenses:

  • PPD (skin test) and or Chest X-Ray Hepatitis (HBV) prior clinical rotation
  • Criminal background check and NCLEX exam fee.

These fees apply to any student seeking re-admission to any UHS programs.

HOW TO APPLY

  • Complete the Unique Health School application form and pay the nonrefundable application fee.
  • Provide copies of ID: 2 copies of the front and back of a government issued identification (e.g. driver’s license or passport). The original must be presented to admissions.
  • 2 copies of the front and back of the applicant’s Social Security Card. The original must be presented to admissions.
  • Submit proof of high school graduation or GED equivalency. If in a foreign language, HS Diploma must be translated.
  • Complete an admissions interview. Submit to a 10-panel drug test and Level II Background screen.
  • The candidate is expected to fulfill all financial obligations before commencing his/her respective program.

$75 Application Fee Required

We are now offering our cna course online!

You can now take our CNA course from the comfort of your home. Simply select “CNA Online Course” when you apply.