Find an Academic Partner

Please find an alphabetical listing of the current ALCA Academic Partners below. You may also perform a search by name or state.

An Academic Partner is a non-voting industry supporter of ALCA that is not in the direct practice of Aging Life Care/care management as defined by ALCA, but is an accredited educational institution providing academic programs in a field or fields related to Aging Life Care™ / care management, including but not limited to counseling, gerontology, mental health, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, psychology, or social work. Individual and Institutional Partnerships available. Institutional Partnerships may include up to three representatives. 

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Georgia Southwestern State University - College of Nursing and Health Sciences

800 GSW University Drive
Americus, GA 31709
Phone: (229) 931-2670
Academic Partner Since: 11/29/2018
The Bachelor of Science in Long Term Care Management is an academic program offered online that prepares the graduate with skills to assist older adults and families to navigate the health care system and connect to community resources.

USF School of Aging Studies

13301 Bruce B. Downs blvd. MHC 1300
Tampa, FL 33612
Phone: (813) 974-2414
Academic Partner Since: 10/01/2019
USF School of Aging Studies is among the nation's largest degree-awarding programs in Gerontology. Faculty bring expertise on the many aspects of aging.

Florida Gulf Coast University - Shady Rest Institute on Positive Aging

10501 FGCU Boulevard, South
Fort Myers, FL 33965
Phone: (239) 590-7841
Academic Partner Since: 01/03/2024
The Shady Rest Institute on Positive Aging serves as a regional hub to connect Florida Gulf Coast University and community organizations in a unified purpose of supporting the older adult community in Southwest Florida through education, service, research, and advocacy.

Western Carolina University College of Health & Human Services

3971 Little Savannah Road
201 Health & Human Services
Culowhee, NC 28723
Phone: (828) 227-7271
Academic Partner Since: 12/18/2020
Western Carolina University’s College of Health and Human Sciences offers undergraduate and graduate programs in social work, nursing, physical therapy, and other health care fields. Many of our programs prepare professionals to be leaders and innovators in health care.

Academic Partner listings are provided for the information and convenience of ALCA members and consumers, and they do not indicate or imply endorsement by ALCA. These institutions have not been vetted by ALCA, nor does ALCA make any representations regarding their suitability for any particular purpose.

For a list of Aging Life Care Professionals®/care managers who are members and meet ALCA qualifications as Aging Life Care Professionals/care managers, please visit our Find an Aging Life Care Expert search feature.

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