Long-Term Care Administration Program

The Long-Term Care Administration program at College of DuPage prepares students for administrative responsibilities in a variety of long-term care settings: nursing homes, assisted living facilities, home health services, and other organizations serving the elderly and disabled.

The program is only offered in an online format. For more information about online courses in general, please visit the Online Courses website

The program is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation as meeting the eligibility criteria for the Illinois Nursing Home Administrators Licensure Examination. Selected courses may satisfy continuing education requirements for nursing home administrators, social workers and counselors.

The aging of the U.S. population has served as an impetus for growth in the long-term care industry. A certificate in Long-Term Care Administration will enhance the student's employment opportunities.

For information regarding the Long-Term Care Administration program; please watch the following video. Long-Term Care Administration Program Information

Program Requirements

Please consult a faculty member listed below before enrolling in the program courses.


Course Descriptions

Information Packet

Registration Checklist

Gainful Employment Information

View information about this program, including estimated cost and employment opportunities.


Contact Information

If you are interested in learning more about this program, please

  1. Attend an advising session
  2. Visit a Health Career Program Advisor by calling (630) 942-2259 to make an appointment.
  3. For information or general inquiries, please send an email to healthcareadvising@cod.edu. (Please use above phone number only to schedule an appointment. Do not send an appointment request to this email).

Feedback/compliments/concerns regarding this Health Science Program. For general inquiries, please use contact information listed above.

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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