Successful completion of the Connecticut jurisprudence examination – This examination consists of twenty-five (25) multiple-choice items; at least eighteen (18) questions must be answered correctly in order to pass. This examination is scheduled six (6) times per year. Please indicate on your application the administration for which you are applying. Please select this link for the examination dates and deadlines. Please select this link for the study guide.
A complete, notarized application with photograph attached and fee in the amount of $200.00 in the form of a check or money order payable to, "Treasurer, State of Connecticut";
A signed certificate of physical and mental health, issued on examining health care professional's stationary or prescription pad;
3 letters of reference indicating the applicant's suitability to administer a facility as follows:
1 letter from a licensed nursing home administrator, licensed physician, or registered nurse attesting to the applicant’s professional qualifications and degree of experience;
2 character references from persons not related to the applicant.
An official transcript verifying the award of a bachelor's degree submitted directly from the school;
An official transcript verifying successful completion of the academic course in long-term care administration and internship submitted directly to this office from the school;
Please note that applicants may be admitted to the examinations provided the program director submits written verification that the applicant has successfully completed the course and internship. A license will not be issued until all other supporting documents have been received.
A letter directly from the onsite supervisor on institution letterhead, verifying the training facility, the beginning and ending dates of placement, number of clock hours served, a brief description of duties completed and supervision/training provided, and an evaluation as to whether the training was satisfactorily completed. If training was completed at more than one facility, a verification letter is required from each on-site supervisor; and
If applicable, verification of all licenses, current or expired submitted directly to this office. Please select the following link for the required form. Please contact the jurisdiction before sending the form as some may charge a fee for this service.