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Gerontology Graduate Certificate Program (Non-Degree)

Certificate Requirements - 18 Credits

The certificate in gerontology at the graduate level provides the individual with a broad overview of the field of gerontology.

The certificate is designed for those individuals with a master's degree in a different discipline or other professional designation (i.e. R.N., B.S.W.) or a bachelor's degree and several years of experience in the human services area.

Required Credits - 12 hours

GERO 560 Community Resources for the Elderly (3)

GERO 625 Psychosocial Aspects of Aging (3)

GERO 635 Social Policies of Aging (3)

GERO 640 Health Aspects of Gerontology (3)

Elective Credits - 6 hours

GERO 555 Grant Development and Administration (3)

GERO 565 Management Concepts for Aging Services (3)

GERO 630 Intervention Strategies with the Elderly (3)

GERO 694 Practicum in Gerontology (1-4)


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