Indiana University offers the online Certificate in Gerontology. This program examines the aging process, and looks at both health and disability among the elderly.
Topics of study include the following:
- nutrition and exercise
- aging and the older person
- programs for older adults
- the psychosocial aspects of aging
Students can expect to participate in a service-learning experience in an agency on aging or in a long-term care facility. Upon successful completion of the certificate, students will have the information needed for employment in adult healthcare facilities.
This undergraduate certificate is awarded by Purdue University at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). IUPUI is administered by Indiana University.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Indiana University Online is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Official High School Transcript/GED Score