Gerontology (Certificate) - Post-Baccalaureate

Department of Family & Consumer Sciences

At the completion of the Gerontology certificate you will be able to:

  • Apply gerontology concepts and principles within your field of study Initiate techniques to dispel ageism within your field of study
  • Apply theories of adult growth and development, biological changes with aging, and culture and aging within your field of study
  • Apply concepts and skill related to aging in field experiences with older adults and families
Degree Level
Program Delivery
Area(s) of Study
Development (child, adolescent, human, gerontology, or family)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities (WSCUC)
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