Total 64-70 Hours
*Recommend to take in junior year
Students selecting the LTCA major are required to enter the major with a minimum ACT English score of 19. Students lacking this requirement may retake the ACT English portion of the exam in order to meet the minimum requirement.
Students who have previously earned a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and who have completed all course work equivalent to the B.S. Business Administration may receive a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in long-term care upon the completion of 20 hours of courses including LTCA 288 , LTCA 431 , LTCA 432 , LTCA 434 , LTCA 435 , LTCA 492 ; MGNT 344 . The LTCA 431 , LTCA 432 , LTCA 434 , and LTCA 435 courses are prerequisites for LTCA 390 , LTCA 490 , and LTCA 492 .
This exception (of 20 hours) to the 30-hour residence requirement applies only to those who have completed all other major course requirements for the long-term care degree at another institution and have received a bachelor’s degree. Regular admission to the LTCA program is subject to receipt of an official transcript showing completion of the bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.