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Long-Term Care Management, MS

Master of Science Degree in Long-Term Care Management

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Career Outlook

An increasingly aging population has led to high-demand for professionals educated in the complex needs of elderly populations. Long-term care administrators have a strong influence on the quality of services available to this demographic. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for Medical and Health Services Managers is projected to grow 32.5% by 2030 in the U.S., much faster than the average for all occupations.

Career paths include:

  • Assisted living facility administration
  • Home health care director
  • Hospice center director
  • Nursing home administration
  • Retirement community positions
  • Veteran’s home director

Finance Your Education

The University of Nebraska offers some of the most affordable tuition rates in the region, particularly for our online programs. Explore the array of funding options to finance your education in a way that makes sense for you.

Online tuition rates are calculated by credit hour and college offering the course and, because the University of Nebraska is a public institution supported by Nebraska taxpayers, Nebraska residents may receive a lower tuition rate than out-of-state students.

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Note: Campuses may charge additional fees; see the Paying for School page for more details.

We believe cost should not be a barrier to accessing higher education, even for online programs. Financial aid and scholarships are available for many students. Please see the Paying for School page for additional information and links to campus financial aid resources.

Our programs are an ideal way for military, veterans, and dependents to advance education with military advisers and staff on each campus, flexible deployment and activation policies, and generous acceptance of transfer credits. Visit our Prospective Student page and explore what the University of Nebraska offers.

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