Master of Arts in Gerontology
University of Louisiana at Monroe

Program Details

ULM offers the online MA in Gerontology. Students may choose one of two areas of specialization:

  • Program Administrator – Focuses on understanding social service needs of the elderly and administrative positions in social service agencies.
  • Aging Studies – Focuses on preparing students for advanced degrees with attention to research and policy issues.


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • A minimum cumulative undergraduate grade-point average of 2.75 or 3.00 on the last 60 hours of undergraduate or combined undergraduate and graduate course work
  • GRE test scores

Special Accreditation

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

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges