Certificate in Aging Specialist
Western Kentucky University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Aging Specialist program provides students with knowledge of aging and may supplement majors in various departments, including interdisciplinary studies, health sciences, leadership, social work, communication disorders, health care administration, psychology, sociology, hospitality management, dietetics, and public health.  Students learn information to help with their careers and in their personal lives as they and family members age.  Job opportunities are available in many settings including health and wellness companies, senior housing, advocacy and policy organizations, financial services, biotechnology, and social service agencies.


  • Official high school and/or college transcripts 
  • ACT or SAT scores (students over the age of 21 may substitute the ACCUPLACER exam for ACT/SAT)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges