Undergraduate Gerontology Certificate

The Undergraduate Gerontology Certificate is open to students of any major who want to gain knowledge and skills for a career that involves working with the elderly. The coursework crosses college and school boundaries to deliver an integrated approach that benefits a wide range of disciplines working with aging populations including but not limited to:

  • Health care
  • Social services
  • Recreation
  • Mental health
  • Education
  • Administration
  • Business


  • Minimum of 18 credit hours from a selection of approved courses
  • Practicum approved by the certificate coordinator