Master of Arts in Gerontology
University of Louisiana at Monroe

Program Details

The University of Louisiana at Monroe offers a Master of Arts in Gerontology. This online graduate program focuses on addressing mental health issues among the elderly. Conditions of concern include anxiety, depression, and cognitive disorders.

Besides the core curriculum in gerontology, students can select one of six areas of specialization. These include:

  • Program administrator
  • Long-term care administration
  • Small business management
  • Grief care management

Graduates find work as administrators, as well as in research, policy development, and higher education. Employers include skilled nursing facilities, home health care or hospice agencies, and clinics.


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Louisiana at Monroe is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)