Certificate in Gerontology
Roger Williams University

Program Details

Roger Williams University offers the online Certificate in Gerontology. This program prepares students for work in the field or credentials students already working in the field. 

The following courses are offered in the program:

  • Moral and Ethical Issues in Health Care
  • Geriatric Mental Health Care Management
  • Multi-Cultural Perspectives on Aging
  • Social & Health Services Practicum
  • Special Topics in Gerontology
  • Introduction to Gerontology
  • Counseling Theory & Skills
  • Social Gerontology
  • End of Life


  • Official high school transcript or GED test score
  • Official transcripts from all previous colleges attended
  • Official documentation of military training and experience (if applicable)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education