Master of Science in Gerontology
University of Florida

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Gerontology provides a comprehensive and personalized curriculum in gerontology which can create new career opportunities for students in the field of gerontology and geriatric care.  Students learn about changing health care environments and the latest aging treatment practices through clinical, physiological, epidemiological, sociological, and psychological approaches.  Three specialty tracks are available:  Geriatric Care Management, Geropsychology, and Medical Physiology.


  • Must have a prior bachelor’s degree, master’s degree or doctoral degree from a regionally accredited US institution, or equivalent
  • An upper-division 3.0 GPA or higher
  • GRE test scores (waived for eligible applicants with graduate or professional degree)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume or CV
  • Statement of purpose

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges