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Long-Term Care Administration Certificate Program Map

Expected Certificate/Degree


Program Description

The Long-Term Care Administration certificate program students for a variety of administrative and management positions in agencies providing long-term health care. The certificate is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation as meeting the educational requirements of the state of Illinois Nursing Home Administrators Licensing and Disciplinary Act. The coursework also meets the requirements of Section 1310.40 "Approved Nursing Home Administration Courses." Upon successful completion of the certificate, students are eligible to take the Illinois Nursing Home Administrators Licensure Exam.

Program Requirements

For information on admission and registration see the Long-Term Care Administration Registration Packet. Please meet with a Faculty or Program Advisor to discuss the details. 

Consider joining or visiting with a professional, cultural or interest-based Student Club. If you have any questions about the certificate requirements, please contact a Faculty or Program Advisor to discuss the details.

Code Course Name Credits
ENGLI 1101 English Composition I 3
LTC 1130 Introduction to Long-Term Care Services 3
LTC 1140 Introduction to Nursing Home Administration 3
LTC 1160 Social Gerontology and Long-Term Care 3
ACCOU 2140 Financial Accounting 4
MANAG 2240 Human Resource Management 3

Total Credits: 19


Program Contact Information

Please visit the Program Contacts page for detailed information.