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Gerontology - Certificate

The Gerontology Certificate is designed for individuals interested in working with or serving older adults or those currently employed within the aging network. The focus of this certificate is to provide general knowledge of the aging process and a means to facilitate healthy, successful aging.

Program Code: 905441
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Area of Study: Health Sciences

Program Costs & Financial Aid

Tuition: $1,732, Books: $127, Supplies: $0

Total Approximate Costs
$1,859

Estimates based on in-state residency. Learn more about tuition and fees.

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Offered At:

Delivery

  • Online

How do I get started in this program?

Requirements for Certificate Entry

  • Completed application.
  • To learn more about starting this program, please contact an academic advisor at (920) 498-5444 or (888) 385-6982.
  • Attend or view online program pre-registration information session.

What are my courses?

What else do I need to know about the program?

Note

  • The entire certificate is available in an online delivery format.
  • The Introduction to Gerontology course (10-544-201) is offered every semester (Summer/Fall/Spring) and recommended as the first course in the certificate. This course may be taken concurrently with any of the other courses in the certificate.
  • Credits from this certificate may be applied toward the Gerontology Associate degree.
  • No final grade lower than a "C" is acceptable in any of the (10-544-xxx) courses.
Online

Classes wherever you have an internet connection. 

  • An in-person career experience, such as an internship, practicum, or credit for prior learning, may be required.
  • Some online courses may be held at specific dates/times.
Day
Classes between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Evening
Classes between the hours of 5:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
Weekend
A combination of online classes and Saturday and/or Sunday classes.
Full-time
12 or more credits per term.
Part-time
Fewer than 12 credits per term.