Student Handbook

The Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA) Student Handbook contains all of the policies and procedures related to our courses and programs.

MHA Dress Code

Nursing uniform with MHA School Patch and white or mostly white, non-skid tennis shoes. Please check under courses to see what color of uniform students of your particular program will wear.

Program Requirements

Must be at least 17 years of age or older. Show proof of negative Tuberculosis (TB) testing performed within the past year (testing is available at MHA). Consent to and pass a criminal background check. Ability to read and write in the English language , at a minimum of a 10th-grade level.

Why Michigan Healthcare Academy is the right choice for your health career training…

Our dedication to you: At Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA), student success is our top priority! We take great pride in offering a fun educational experience in a relaxed, comfortable environment!

Our record of success: We’re not bragging…we’re just proud. Our Nursing Assistants maintain a 100% student graduation rate and a 99% student pass rate on the Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Competency Evaluation!

Our new Central Sterile Processing Technician class has already earned accolades from students and employers, alike. With five-star ratings and a track record of 100% student employment at local hospitals BEFORE completing the program; is it any wonder that we are beaming with pride?

Our newly added Phlebotomy program is sure to be a student favorite and carry on our record of success! Additional information about this rewarding program can be found under the courses tab, at the top of this page.

Job placement: graduating students are highly sought-after and most will receive job offers before they finish their program! Students are able to receive job placement services and leave Michigan Healthcare Academy with positions at some of the best facilities and hospitals in the area! Placements from Michigan Healthcare Academy allow students a stress-free transition from student to employee.

Lesson plans designed around the way you learn best: Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA) provides training customized to your very own unique way of learning! What style of learner are you? Take our handy-dandy “Styles of Learning” quiz to find out. It’s easy to do and you can find it right underneath the quiz tab.

Student testimonials: MHA consistently receives 5-star ratings and reviews from our students! View some below or find them on Google or Facebook.

The Instructors: All CNA primary Program Instructors at MHA, are State of Michigan Certified Train-the-Trainer, Registered Nurses. All Primary Instructors, as well as Supplementary Instructors, are highly qualified and experienced healthcare professionals, with personal experience in their chosen field of instruction. This ensures that our students will always learn the best…from the best!

Crème de la crème clinical training: We offer students an exceptional hands-on learning experience in facilities that are rated amongst the top-ten in the state! 

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” – Benjamin Franklin

At Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA), we use teaching methods that are specific to each student’s unique style of learning. We then incorporate these methods into our integrative programs, ensuring that all students have an equal opportunity for success! Take our free Learning Style Quiz, under the Quizzes tab, to find out how you learn best!!

Training Tomorrow’s Heroes!

Michigan Healthcare Academy