Allied Health Geriatrics Advanced Technical Certificate
Northcentral Technical College

Program Details

The online Allied Health Geriatrics Advanced Technical Certificate program is designed for Allied Health professionals who would like to explore advanced concepts of aging in order to increase their knowledge and skill in caring for older adults.  The curriculum focuses on gerontological best practices in communication, collaboration, and therapeutic interventions to support healthy aging and an improved quality of life for older adults.  Graduates are able to evaluate the physical, social, and psychological aspects of aging throughout the lifespan; provide introductions to pharmacological interventions to increase understanding of complications and interactions; and exhibit ethical and legal behaviors.

Requirements

  • High school transcripts and/or placement test scores may be required

School Accreditation Statement

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