Master of Science in Health Sciences / Aging
Rutgers University

Program Details

As life expectancy increases, the demand for professionals educated in gerontology increases as well. The Health Sciences masters program at Rutgers University offers a Aging track to develop well-trained professionals in the healthcare industry that are fluent in the needs of the aging population. For those who seek to make a difference in aging adults, this program is geared directly towards nutrition, mental health, and leadership development. Some of the coursework includes classes in:

  • Managing diseases
  • Wellness and recovery
  • Pharmacology
  • Healthcare policy

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Health Professional with current licensure/registration, if applicable