The online gerontology specialization provides important theoretical and applied knowledge to assist you in expanding your career, whether you choose to work with older adults and their families or pursue further research in this field. Study the many emotional and physical challenges of aging and learn techniques and applications which may be used to enrich an older person’s life as well as help the whole family.
Career opportunities include work in:
- Health facilities
- Government agencies
- Community organizations
- Requires a conferred master’s level or higher degree from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution
School Accreditation Statement
NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, www.wscuc.org. WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).