Gerontology Certificate
Harrisburg Area Community College

Program Details

Harrisonburg Area Community College offers an online Gerontology Certificate to help students improve the quality of life for the aging population.  For those who are innate caregivers, this program will enable them to work in a field that helps others live more productively and happier.  Problem-solving and communicaiton skills are emphasized throughout coursework, alongside teamwork.  Subjects cover aging, long-term care, psychology and sociology.


  • High school transcript
  • College transcripts, if applicable 
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education