Certificate in Specialist in Aging
University of Michigan-Flint

Program Details

The online Specialist in Aging Certificate prepares students for the Michigan Nursing Home Licensure Exam. This certificate is designed to enhance career opportunities for healthcare students. Students will gain a broad understanding of gerontology.

Classes include, but are not limited to:

  • Wellness in the face of loss
  • Chronic illness and aging
  • Health and aging

This program is offered to students as a minor, and non-degree seeking students as a certificate. Experienced and professional faculty bring practical knowledge to the classroom. Graduates will be ready to work with aging patients in healthcare settings.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Michigan-Flint is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score