The online Dementia Care Certificate prepares students seeking advanced knowledge of dementia and the care needed to have positive impacts on the aging population. The curriculum provides advanced skills in the latest practices regarding care for dementia clients, and increased knowledge of gerontology and the unique needs of people experiencing dementia-related illnesses. Graduates are able to differentiate types of dementias from the normal aging process, understand how dementia impacts caregivers and the community, and care for clients with dementia using customer-focused practices.
- High school transcripts and/or placement test scores may be required
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission