Gerontology

Program Name: 
Gerontology
Certificate Number: 
20-520-2

Whether you are pursuing a professional career involving care for the elderly or are a family caregiver or volunteer, this certificate program will give you the knowledge and skills needed to be able, compassionate and resourceful. You’ll learn about the physical and psychosocial aspects of aging, as well as public policy, community resources, and safety concerns. This certificate program will prepare you to serve the growing elderly population.

Occupation Titles: 
  • Activities Director
  • Caregiver
  • Geriatric Specialist
  • Senior Center Manager
  • Volunteer
Delivery: 
Online - This program can be completed entirely online.
Prerequisites: 
No
Credit: 
This is a credit certificate
Offered at this College: 
Offered At: 
  • Online
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  • Program transfers from this college to other institutions.* Click icon for college transfer info.
  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
*It is strongly recommended you secure the agreement with the institution you intend to transfer to.