Students can choose from six different concentrations within the online bachelor’s in Psychology from Brandman University. Those who plan to work with the aging population can benefit from a concentration in Gerontology.
You will learn to address psychological issues related to aging, grief and bereavement, successful and functional aging, social policy, aging and culture, and more. Students will examine various aspects of psychology so they can better work on interdisciplinary teams collaborating with psychologists, medical providers, mental health care workers, and more to ensure quality care for their clients.
Coursework for this concentration includes:
- Psychology of aging
- Social work with older adults
- Issues in aging
- Social aspects of aging
- Health care and aging
- Must have 12 or more college credits or acceptable experience.
- Minimum 2.0 GPA
- Official transcripts
School Accreditation Statement
WASC Senior College and University Commission