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Health and Human Services - Long-Term Care Management, B.A.

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Equip yourself to work in the helping professions and become focused on serving and assisting others when you earn your degree in Health and Human Services - Long-Term Care Management online from Ashford University. This human services degree prepares you to provide health and human services to diverse populations of all ages.
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Your bachelor's degree in Health and Human Services - Long-Term Care Management from Ashford University that prepares you for diverse entry-level positions in health and human services. This online degree focuses on the delivery of health and human services to diverse populations, in the context of the political, socioeconomic, psychosocial, and regulatory environment. You will develop strong communication skills and learn the role of technology in health and human services. Upon completion of your degree in human services, you will be able to:

  • Analyze health and human services delivery from political, socioeconomic, and psychosocial perspectives
  • Evaluate social and human delivery systems at the individual, family, group, organization, and community levels
  • Analyze social problems within the context of healthcare environments
  • Evaluate ethical issues and challenges inherent in the provision of health and human services, and service provision
  • Analyze human behaviors within the health and human services context
  • Evaluate human services issues, challenges, and interventions
  • Discuss the provision of health and human services from multi-cultural perspectives
  • Identify effective communication components and strategies with diverse health and human services constituents

Careers in Health and Human Services - Long-Term Care Management

When you complete your Bachelor of Arts in Health and Human Services degree program, you will have what you need to seek entry into non-clinical and non-management health positions. Just a few of the fields in which you might pursue opportunities include:

  • Elder Care
  • Day Care
  • Community Health Service
  • Disability Services
  • Community Organizer
  • Family Support Worker
  • Grant Writer

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details:
    • The academic calendar is continuous, rather than defined by semesters. Opportunities to enroll in an undergraduate program are available most every week. 
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Duration description
      • 5 Week Courses
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Attendance
      No Attendance

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Long-Term Care
  • Contemporary Issues in Aging
  • Cognitive Functioning in the Elderly
  • Social Gerontology
  • Introduction to Human Services
  • Communication Skills for Health & Human Service Personnel

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

Earned an equivalent to a US high school diploma at an international high school according to approved Foreign Evaluation services.

  • Qualified applicants will self-certify as to their high school education on the application for admission. Ashford University will also require that an applicant or student provide a high school transcript, high school diploma, and/or evidence of passing the GED or state certificate awarded.
  • Failure to provide documentation by Day 7 of Week 3 will result in the student being denied admission.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    510 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    510 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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