Graduate Certificate in Gerontology
George Mason University

Program Details

Earn a Graduate Certificate in Gerontology through George Mason University online.  This program provides theoretical and applied coursework which students may align with graduate curriculums in any department.  Studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Clinical Practice
  • Aging Problems and Policies
  • Aging and Health

Entirely online courses are produced in an asynchronous format, led by faculty bringing real-world experience to the virtual classroom.  Graduates with this certificate may find pursuable or enhanced careers in law, education, geriatric pharmacy, policy analysis, and research.  Enter an interdisciplinary field with the knowledge and skills to serve an older population through George Mason University online.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

George Mason University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent