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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Theological Research Institute, Ltd. (TRI) | Evaluated Learning Experience

Nursing Facility Administration (HCA 355)


Self-study, self-paced.

Various; distance learning format.

August 2021 – Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Proficiency exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to: identify the skills and knowledge to be a successful nursing home administrator; explain the different laws and data that pertain to a nursing home administrator; hire, train, maintain, and discipline staff; analyze case studies and use practicality to lead as a nursing facility administrator; and differentiate the types of roles and responsibilities of an administrator and how to fulfill those roles efficiently.


This course provides crucial information needed to work as a nursing home administrator or to obtain a license for a nursing home and necessary regulations to be a successful nursing home administrator. Focusing on managerial skills and how they will conduct, think, and innovate in their position is a hallmark of the class. Going through the team and employees’ role to help better understand the system and how to lead effectively provides the course’s cornerstone.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Human Services, Healthcare Administration, Business Management, or Healthcare Management (7/22).