The certificate in gerontology program offers students academic preparation and practical experience in the growing field of gerontology:
- Knowledge about the aging process (physical, social, and psychological) throughout the life span
- Knowledge about current social and health policies, as well as programs developed to meet the increasing needs of older people
- Skills to work as a team member in an interdisciplinary setting designed to help older people
- Sensitivity about the values necessary to work with older people
Contact Dr. Hyejin Kim, Gerontology Certificate Coordinator, for more information.
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