Program Requirements

Business people in a seminar

Applicants to the certificate program must:

  • Hold at least a bachelor’s degree in any discipline
  • Have a strong interest in serving in a leadership position
  • Have some familiarity with the long-term healthcare management field

The certificate program is a 12 credit graduate program that consists of two basic components:

  • One 3 credit course in Management of Long-Term Healthcare Organizations (HCMI 5549)
  • A 9 credit (900 hour) supervised internship (HCMI 5632)

The three credit course is offered each semester in Hartford at the School’s Graduate Business Learning Center on Thursday evenings from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.