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2017-18 Catalog 
  
 
  Sep 21, 2017
 
2017-18 Catalog

Gerontology Certificate


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The Gerontology certificate program provides students with a multidisciplinary approach to understanding aging as seen from the social, psychological, economic, physical and practice perspectives.

This certificate is relevant for entry-level individuals as well as professionals in the field of aging

Credit Hours Required: 14

This certificate is not eligible for Federal Financial Aid. To explore other financial aid opportunities, please visit the YC Answer Center.

VP - Gerontology Certificate

Program Outcomes


Upon successful completion of the Gerontology Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Describe the variables between theory and practice in the field of aging. (GRN 100, GRN 101, GRN 294, GRN 295)
  2. Apply practice concepts in the field of gerontology. (GRN 294, GRN 295)
  3. Describe and apply the social psychological physiological economic and practice competencies needed to function effectively in the field of aging. (GRN 100, GRN 101, GRN 102, GRN 294, GRN 295)

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