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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Long-Term Care Administration - Certificate

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The Undergraduate Certificate in Long-Term Care Administration provides multidisciplinary
perspectives and coursework which culminates in a professional practicum
experience. Students engaging with this certificate typically expect to enter careers
in long-term care administration in skilled nursing facilities, nursing homes or rehabilitation
facilities. Most students will also take both the Minnesota and federal nursing
home administrator license exams once all coursework is completed.

Major Common Core
ACCT 210 Managerial Accounting (3)
GERO 480 Nursing Home Administration (3)
GERO 498 Practicum: Nursing Home Administration (1-6)
HLTH 455 Health and Aging (3)
MGMT 200 Introduction to MIS (3)
MGMT 330 Principles of Management (3)
MGMT 340 Human Resource Management (3)

Major Restricted Electives
Gerontology Electives
(choose 3-4 credits from one of the following)
GERO 200 Aging: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (3)
GERO 200W Family Dynamics of Aging (3)
SOC 404 Sociology of Aging (3)

Gainful Employment Program Information
The program is a Gainful Employment program regulated by the U.S. Department of Education. The U.S. Department of Education requires additional information be provided to you about this certificate program. For more information follow these links: