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Long-Term Care Administration (LTC)

  • LTC 1130 
    Introduction to Long-Term Care Services

    3 credit hours

    Students will be introduced to the organization and management of long-term care services. Other areas include the impact of state and federal regulations as well as issues around the funding services. Students will also examine the health services needed for current and future populations in long-term care. Prerequisite: English 1101 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent or concurrent enrollment in English 1101. This course requires Reading Placement Test Score-Category One (3 lecture hours)

  • LTC 1140 
    Intro to Nursing Home Administration

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to the responsibilities of the nursing facility administrator, licensure procedures, and standards. Relevant legal, funding, and program issues are addressed. Prerequisite: Long Term Care Administration 1130 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent. (3 lecture hours)

  • LTC 1151 
    Nursing Home Administrative Practices I

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to personnel management specific to long-term care including staffing, scheduling, recruitment, training, performance appraisal, wage and benefit administration, job satisfaction, and employee health and safety. (3 lecture hours)

  • LTC 1152 
    Nursing Home Administrative Practices II

    3 credit hours

    Introduction to financial management in long-term care administration including budgeting, accounting, internal controls, and equity and debt financing. (3 lecture hours)

  • LTC 1160 
    Social Gerontology and Long-Term Care

    3 credit hours

    Students will be introduced to the physical, psychological, sociological, and financial aspects of aging. Other topics will include long-term care options and current social policies and programs that can benefit the older adult. Course requires Reading Placement Category 1. (3 lecture hours)

  • LTC 1161 
    Aging and Long-Term Care I

    2 credit hours

    Survey of the physical, psychological, sociological and financial aspects of aging. Introduces related long-term care options, and current social policies and programs. (2 lecture hours)

  • LTC 1162 
    Aging and Long-Term Care II

    2 credit hours

    Continuation of LTC-1161. Expands on the physical, psychological, sociological and financial aspects of aging as well as current policies and programs that can benefit the older adult. Prerequisite: Long Term Care Administration 1161 or equivalent, or concurrent enrollment in Long Term Care Administration 1161. (2 lecture hours)

  • LTC 1840 
    Independent Study

    1 to 4 credit hours

    Exploration and analysis of topics within the discipline to meet individual student-defined course description, goals, objectives, topical outline and methods of evaluation in coordination with and approved by the instructor. This course may be taken four times for credit as long as different topics are selected. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor is required. (2 to 8 lab hours)