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All students currently enrolled in the associate’s degree program will graduate from the CAAHEP-accredited program. On the keyboard, press CTRL + to zoom in, CTRL - to zoom out or CTRL 0 to reset. A certificate or an associate’s degree in a subject such as human services, gerontology (working with older adults), or social or behavioral science is common for workers entering this occupation. Careers for home health aides are expected to grow more rapidly than others due to patients' desire to be treated at home.

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