Graduate Certificate in Gerontology / Design
University of Nebraska at Omaha

Program Details

The space in which we live can have a profound effect on our mental health and wellness. This effect is amplified even further in older adults living in long-term care facilities. With a Graduate Certificate in Gerontology concentrating on Interior Design, students will learn about the relationship between an environment and its aging occupants. Students are able to choose the courses that best meet their professional needs with the assistance of a gerontology academic advisor. All students will complete a practicum in an approved elder-care setting.

This online program can benefit professionals in a wide range of fields including:

  • Architects
  • Interior designers
  • Realtors
  • Health care workers
  • Nursing administrators
  • Government services administrators

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Nebraska at Omaha is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent