A Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Gerontology will prepare you for a career serving the elderly population. Coursework in this online certificate program covers the basic process of aging, theoretical approaches to aging, and various information regarding older adults.
Students will gain a real-world perspective through projects and case studies. Coursework examines the aging process through the seven dimensions of health and wellness. Credits from this online gerontology program can also be applied toward a full master’s degree in this field.
Graduates can use this certificate to add a Gerontology specialization or focus to their careers in areas such as:
- Allied health professions
- Social work
- Financial planning
- Athletic training
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School Accreditation & Licensing
University of North Carolina at Greensboro is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent