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New Start School ‐ Certifications, Cost, and Reviews

New Start School is located in McAllen, TX. This school offers training in 6 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Certified Phlebotomy Technician, and CPR Certification. Time to complete this education training ranges from 2 weeks to 7.5 months depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 2 months. The cost to attend New Start School ranges from $700 to $2,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $1,000. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I paid for it myself".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending New Start School are "Good teachers" and "Affordable", but respondents also mentioned "Hands-on training" and "Positive environment" as notable benefits. New Start School has been reviewed 21 times, with an average rating of 4.48 out of 5. 100% of reviewers would recommend New Start School to a friend.

School Information

709 North Main Street McAllen, TX 78501
2 weeks - 7.5 months


  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): $700 - $3,000
  • PTT: $900 - $1,200
  • CPR Certification: $900
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician: $1,000
  • Physical Therapy Technician Certificate: $800

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Good teachers Mentioned in 18 reviews
Affordable Mentioned in 16 reviews
Hands-on training Mentioned in 16 reviews

Recent reviews



Good teachers, Affordable, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

It had good teachers, good hours available. Hands on environment that gives confidence to help pass state exam. Flexibility for payments and affordable.



Good teachers, Affordable, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

Good communication between students and staff. Really helpful teacher who took their time to teach each student in a way they understand. They are up to date with what we need to know.

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)?

30,024 people answered

“I wish I knew that alot of people truly don't care to take care of people the right way.”

Sept. 10, 2019

“That u don't make enough money for the work you do”

Sept. 10, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)?

32,893 people answered

“Don't go for this job unless you truly love and care for people. It takes love and patience.”

Sept. 10, 2019

“It can be tough at time but it’s very rewarding . You can always find a job in the healthcare field .”

Sept. 10, 2019
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