Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Gerocounseling
Ottawa University

Program Details

The older population has a unique set of issues that require specialized training to address through counseling therapy. The Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Gerocounseling prepares you for this important field.

As the population ages, the need becomes more critical for experts to address the mental, emotional, and physical issues of elderly individuals. Courses take a look at issues such as retirement, increased dependency, loss, medical issues, and mortality. Students also learn how to counsel family members of aging adults and provide grief counseling.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Ottawa University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent