According to the U.S. Census Bureau, one in every five residents of the country will be older than age 65 by the year 2030. With a rapidly aging population, the need for lifelong healthcare has increased dramatically. At D’Youville, our online Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Long-Term Care Administration can help you develop the skills you need to become a leader in this unique sector of healthcare.
The long-term care certification online program can help you increase your earning potential and advance in your career. Our specialized curriculum prepares you in crucial areas such as health systems, financial management, legal and ethical issues, human resources, aging in American society, and more. Ideal candidates are professionals currently employed in the healthcare industry, and those who enjoy working with elderly populations.
We are one of only a few schools in New York to offer this certificate as a stand-alone credential. Composing one-third of a master’s program, the certification can also be used toward completion of higher levels of study.
Because the program is offered fully online, you’ll have the ability to earn your certification while maintaining your commitments to work and life. Classes have synchronous components, enabling you to improve your educational experience through digital collaboration with your classmates. Courses last 8 weeks, and the program can be completed in as little as eight months.
This certificate program is registered with the New York State Education Department, and meets the educational requirements for licensure of nursing home administrators in New York State. Gainful employment information is available for review.