Master of Arts in Gerontology
Concordia University – Chicago

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Gerontology prepares students to promote and contribute to the wellness of the aging population. Graduates will be ready to work in a variety of aging-related careers.

The curriculum provides an interdisciplinary course of study for individuals interested in meeting the needs of an aging world and improving the lives of older adults. Students in this online Gerontology degree program will develop competencies in educational, research, and applied practice skills to benefit their future professional practice.

Classes cover a range of topics, such as:

  • Adult development and aging
  • Aging, values, attitudes, and ethics
  • Diversity in aging
  • Sociology of aging
  • Public policies and aging

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Concordia University – Chicago is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants should have a 2.85 or higher GPA.