​​​Programs


Certificate in Information Technology (CIT)
This is 120- hour course (4 week course) is an introductory program into the information systems discipline. It prepares students with techniques, tools and methods used today in the development and use of computer-based applications. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a certificate of completion.

Course objective: to teach and to prepare students for a wide variety of IT areas to include but not limited to: basic fundamentals of the computer, common information technology terminology, basic computer based applications, software platforms such as: Microsoft word, Excel, Power Point, Moodle and security systems.

Tuition - $1,925.00
Books - $86.65
Lab fee - $50.00
Total - $2,061.65



Unit Medical Secretary

This 560 clock hour course (16 week course) and is delivered by theory & skills lab in the MCS training classroom & clinical experience in the hospital to obtain a unit clerk certificate using skills acquired listed in the  training objectives. 

Course objective: To teach and train individuals how to manage medical information, process physician orders in a hospital, nursing home or physician office.  Unit clerks play a vital role in managing information flow in hospitals, nursing homes and doctor's offices.


Tuition/Program Cost
Unit Medical Secretary
Tuition - $2998.00
Books -$250.00
Laboratory Fees - $100.00
Supplies - $250.00
Total - $3,698.00



Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program

This 172 hour course (8 week course) and is delivered by theory & skills lab in the MCS training classroom and clinical experience in the hospitals or nursing home to obtain a BNA certificate using skills acquired listed in training objectives.


Upon completion of the program, students receive a certificate of completion as a Basic Nurse Assistant and are eligible to tkae the State Examination.  Upon passing the State Examination individuals are Certified Nurse Assistant.


Employer Job Titles:  Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) or Patient Care Technician (PCT).

Course objective: To teach and train individuals to help care for patients and to provide support to members of the nursing team.  BNAs provide care to patients and provide support to members of the nursing team under the supervision of a registered nurse and licensed practical nurse.

Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program
Tuition - $1,665.00
Books - $65.00
Laboratory Fees -$163.00
Supplies-$180.00

State Exam Fee - $75.00
Total - $2,148.00



Psychiatric Technician Program                                     

This 202 total course (190 hours / 8 weeks) that includes theory (105 hours) and skills (40 hours) and clinical (57 hours) experience to obtain a basic psychiatric rehabilitation technician certificate using skills acquired listed in training objectives


Course objective:  To teach and train individuals to help care for patients and to provide support to members of the nursing team under the supervision of a registered professional and licensed practical nurse.  The Illinois Department of Public Health's Program model will be used.  Upon successful completion students will receive a certificate of completion and be eligible to take the State Examination as a Certified Nursing Assistant with a Certificate as a Psychiatric Rehabilitation Technician.


Psychiatric Technician Program
Tuition - $2,570.00
Books - $100.00
Laboratory fee - $170.00
Supplies - $180.00; plus $30.00 drug test, $75.00 exam fee not included.
Total - $3,020.00







Courses / Tuition

Tutoring

Midwest Career Source provides one-on-one tutoring in Math, Reading, and Writing. 

"Midwest Career Source is approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the Illinois Board of Higher Education."

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Covid-19 Update

Midwest Career Source is closely monitoring the COVID-19 Pandemic.  MCS continues to follow the latest guidance from the Centers of Disease Control (CDC), as well as state and local health officials.  SEE BELOW

Our Locations

Belleville Illinois Location

9100 Lebanon Road Belleville, IL 62223


Memorial Hosptial Location

4500 Memorial Drive Belleville, IL 62226​


St. Elizabeth Hospital Location

1 St. Elizabeth's Blvd.

O'Fallon, Illinois 62269