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Gerontology Certificate

Program Code: 905441

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.

Approximate Certificate Costs

$1,885

Tuition: $1,758

Books: $127

Certificate Completers will be able to

  • .Direct Service Provider works "one-on-one" with older adults and their families to provide services/
  • Life Enrichment Provider works in small groups or "one-on-one" with older adults to engage and promote fulfillment.
  • Advocate: Embrace aging and longevity holistically and optimistically.
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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.
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Curriculum
First Semester
Semester Total
11
Total Credits
11
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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.
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