The Gerontology Graduate Certificate program approaches aging from a variety of perspectives, enabling you to expand your knowledge about programs and services for older adults; provide direct care; advocate for elders; and advise older persons and their families.
Course topics include health and psychosocial aspects of aging, community resources and social policy. This is not a profession-specific certificate and does not require a comprehensive exam. It is designed for individuals who:
The Online Gerontology Graduate Certificate is designed to equip you with the practical knowledge and skills to pursue a wide variety of growing-demand positions with older adults. You can prepare for work in assisted living centers, senior centers, community agencies, and businesses that work with or employ older adults.