Gerontology Certificate

Parent Entity: 
Liberal Arts, College of ยป Social Work
Program Type: 
Undergraduate Certificate
Degree Type: 

Program Description:

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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