Graduate Certificate in Gerontology
University of Nebraska at Omaha

Program Details

The Graduate Certificate in Gerontology can be completed either individually or in concert with a master’s degree program at the university. Students are able to customize their program, choosing coursework based on their areas of interest. Gerontology academic advisors will assist students with determining the best courses to fit their career objectives. A required gerontology practicum includes 156 hours of real-world experience at a site of the student’s choice.

Recommended classes cover topics such as:

  • Socialization of older adults
  • Retirement
  • Physical and psychological aging
  • Perceptions of older people in society
  • Programs and services for the elderly

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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