Graduate Certificate in Gerontology and Health
Indiana University Online

Program Details

Indiana University offers the online Graduate Certificate in Gerontology and Health. This program will provide graduate students, individual practitioners, and professionals working with the elderly a substantive foundation in gerontology coursework at the graduate level and opportunity to apply knowledge through a practicum experience.

Courses cover the social, cultural, biological and psychological aspects of gerontology. Current issues in pharmacology, the family, exercise physiology, and the diversity of the older adult population are featured. The interactive, multimedia courses use case studies from current practitioners.


  • Bachelor’s degree with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5
  • Does not require submission of standardized test scores (GRE/GMAT)
  • Personal Statement of Purpose
  • Relevant Work Experience
  • Two letters of professional/academic experience

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission