Gerontology (Certificate)

Department of Counseling, Human Development and Family Science

This 15-credit Continuing and Distance Education Certificate in Gerontology is designed to be of interest to professionals in Health and Social Service Fields who wish to expand their work to include the elder population or who wish to earn an academic credential in Gerontology that may be useful in their career advancement; individuals seeking entry level positions in the health and social service fields working with elders in a variety of settings; and adults interested in better understanding and preparing for the aging of their loved ones and themselves.

Degree Level
Program Delivery
Area(s) of Study
Development (child, adolescent, human, gerontology, or family)
New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)