Graduate Certificate in Contemporary Gerontological Practice
University of Toledo

Program Details

University of Toledo offers the online Graduate Certificate in Contemporary Gerontological Practice. This certificate helps students better understand the unique strengths and challenges of older adults. Students will explore contemporary issues in gerontology and geriatrics, advocate on behalf of older adults and their families—all while learning to navigate our nation’s changing healthcare landscape. 

Career opportunities typically include the following:

  • Occupational therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Public health
  • Social work
  • Psychology
  • Education
  • Medicine
  • Nursing


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission