Utica College

Nursing Home Administrator Advanced Certificate


1600 Burrstone Road

Utica, NY 13502

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Nursing Home Administrator Advanced Certificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

The online Certificate of Advanced Studies – Nursing Home Administrator focuses on management and long-term health care topics to fulfill the academic requirements to be licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator. Graduates can pursue state licensure* and work in nursing home administration in long-term care, assisted living, skilled nursing facilities, and more.

From ethical and legal issues to finance, gerontology, and human resource management, our 15-credit online certificate program will cover every aspect needed to prepare you for your career. You will be equipped to distinguish between the social, biological, and psychological issues of aging, and demonstrate an understanding of the management processes used in nursing homes. This program is designed for those pursuing a Nursing Home Administrator license*. Credits from the certificate program may also be applied to our Master of Health Administration program.

*In some states, such as New York, coursework for Utica College's online Nursing Home Administrator Certificate meets education requirements to qualify for Nursing Home Administrator licensure. Potential applicants should check with their state's licensing agency or contact an Admissions Representative at (315) 732-2640 or toll-free at (866) 295-3106 to verify the necessary coursework.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Loans Offered: More than 90% of students receive financial assistance. Financial aid that adult students may apply for include: federal grants, federal Work Study Program, NY state Tuition Assistant Program grants, federally guaranteed low-interest educational loans.

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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