Bachelor of Arts in Human Services Counseling / Aging
East Central University

Program Details

Enter the gerontology field by earning a bachelor’s degree in Human Services Counseling online, with a concentration in Aging Services. This program, designed for the working professional, trains students to solve the challenges of an aging population.

Along with the core courses of this concentration, students will also take on classes in sociology, psychology, case management, and more. Students will develop their writing skills, interpersonal skills, and other essential abilities through real-world training and hands-on learning opportunities. Prepare for an entry-level career aiding older adults with this online human services degree.

Studies will cover subjects such as: 

  • Program management
  • Geriatric psychology
  • Group processes

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

East Central University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.25 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score