The online Graduate Certificate in Geriatric Care Management is designed to enhance the ability of health and social service professionals to manage the care of the elderly in a variety of settings and may also be pursued by recent graduates in health-related fields who want to develop their abilities in comprehensive care of our aging population. The classes that students take through this course of study span the topics of Issues & Concepts in Gerontology, Overview of Geriatric Care Management, Communication in the Aging Network, and Ethical, Legal and Business Aspects of Geriatric Care Management. Through this program, students are able to build a foundation in geriatric care management.
Must have a baccalaureate degree, preferably in a health-related or social service discipline
Must have a GPA of 3.0 or above
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
UF is partially authorized for residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, and Washington. States pending authorization include: Kansas, Michigan, New York, and Oregon.
Distance education programs in allied health professions, counseling, education, nursing, social work, and veterinary medicine may require additional approval from state licensing agencies or boards. Out-of-state students who are considering applying to a professional program should contact the licensing agency or board in their state prior to enrollment.
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