Saint Joseph’s College

Public UNIVERSITY IN THE East
278 Whites Bridge Road
Standish, ME O4084

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STEVEN CHIES

PROGRAM CONTACT

855-752-4636

schies@sjcme.edu

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Position yourself for career progress in one of the health care industry’s most in-demand fields. By pursuing your Bachelor’s degree in Long-Term Care (LTC) Administration online, you can prepare for leadership roles in a variety of health care settings that support patients with ongoing medical and daily living needs. Whether you aspire to become a licensed nursing home administrator (LNHA), assisted living administrator, or another role in health care administration, this program can help you get there. We offer one of the few Long-Term Care degree programs accredited by NAB and the only program of this kind available online. In this program, you will be able to: Study online around your work schedule: Do coursework on your time, while following the structure of weekly deadlines to keep you on track. Immediately apply what you learn in the workplace: Courses blend with prior and/or current professional experience, so you can begin relevant education immediately. Experience career progress and a sense of purpose in your field: You’ll develop foundational health care administration knowledge while focusing your expertise on the long-term care settings. Learn from faculty who actively work in the field: Professors use practical experience and insights in long-term care administration to enhance course curriculum. Pursue tuition discounts or reimbursement: Our educational partnerships with health care organizations help many students save 15% on tuition. Transfer up to 90 credits toward your degree: Students who have completed some college-level courses at another institution may be able to apply those credits to this program.

ACCREDITATION

NAB, CAHIIM, Neche, cahme (pending)

TOTAL STUDENTS

77

STUDENT-TO-FACULTY RATIO

10 to 1

INTERNSHIP

1000 Hours under LTC, 462 for NAB Accreditation, Other requirements are based on the individual state licensure boards (500-1200 hours)

Partnerships

SJC has over 600 employer partnerships where the student (where applicable) can get discounts on tuition up to 15% through their employer or organization. SJC has a Health Administration Advisory Council – Long-Term Care group that helps to guide the program and evaluate new options for the program to offer so as to keep the program and the students learning the most up do date curriculum possible.