The Loading...Aging Services Management, Long-Term Care, AAS degree program provides students with the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills needed to perform the duties of a healthcare administrator in long-term care facilities and residential care facilities; a director in assisted living and adult day care programs; or management with adult services agencies. An administrator or director may be responsible for planning, organizing, staffing, directing and budgeting of a facility or agency that works with the older adult population.
Completing the AAS degree gives you the option of seeking employment in a health care related field or transferring to a four-year college or university. To meet licensure requirements, you must have a 4-year degree. Classes are held at the Ankeny campus.
Students are strongly advised to contact one of the staff members in Aging Services Management, Building 24 on Ankeny Campus or call 515-964-6814 regarding additional information to meet state licensure requirements for nursing home administrators.