Gerontology (Graduate Certificate)

Department of Human Development and Family Science

The Center for Gerontology studies aging from a multidisciplinary perspective, with a focus on both typical and problematic aspects of aging.

Certificate students complete courses in the social, psychological, and physical aspects of aging. They may also complete a practicum and research on a topic in gerontology. Students normally take the certificate courses as part of their degree plan of study.

Degree Level
Program Delivery
Area(s) of Study
Development (child, adolescent, human, gerontology, or family)
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Director of Graduate Studies