Online gerontology programs to prepare you
to work with an aging population.

Earn your degree on your schedule, completely online.

You'll never need to step on campus.

Prepare for the challenges and opportunities of an aging population

As the number of people 65+ in the population rapidly increases so does the need for qualified professionals with expertise in aging.

Online classes to fit your schedule

Most of our students are full-time working adults and online learning gives them the flexibility to take a few courses a semester while also maintaining their busy life schedules.

Job demand

It is estimated that the population of persons 65 years of age and older will increase from 40 million in 2010 to 88 million in 2050, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The shift demands qualified professionals who can offer ideas and solutions to address the opportunities of an aging.

7 programs to choose from

It is estimated that the population of persons 65 years of age and older will increase from 40 million in 2010 to 88 million in 2050, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The shift demands qualified professionals who can offer ideas and solutions to address the opportunities of an aging.

    • Gerontology, Graduate Certificate
      This graduate option allows students with a major other than gerontology to gain an understanding of aging and prepare for the challenges and opportunities of an aging population.

    • Gerontology (Interior Design), Graduate Certificate
      This option provides students with an understanding of the relationship between design of the built environment and its aging occupants.

    • Gerontology, Undergraduate Certificate
      This undergraduate specialization is intended as a companion for students who have a major in another discipline but want to have skills for working with an aging population.

    • Social Gerontology, MA
      With thesis and non-thesis options, this program is designed to meet the educational needs of working professionals and those interested in research.

    • Gerontology, BMS
      The Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies (BMS) with an area of concentration in Gerontology prepares students to work with aging adults and their families.

    • Gerontology, BS
      This undergraduate program takes a multidisciplinary approach to studying the physical, psychological and social aspects of aging.

    • Gerontology (Administration), BS
      Through this administration concentration, discover the many issues and opportunities facing the worlds rapidly increasing aging population, including independence, health changes and end-of-life planning.

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