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  Sep 26, 2017
 
 
    
2013-2014 Undergraduate Academic Catalog THIS CATALOG IS ARCHIVED. BE SURE YOU ARE ACCESSING THE MOST ACCURATE CATALOG FOR YOU.

Gerontology Minor/Certificate


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A minor in gerontology is available to Health Science and other majors who earn a total of 22-23 credits. Courses must be completed in at least 4 disciplines. Credits taken for the gerontology minor cannot also be used toward the 20 credit Elective requirement for the Health Science major.

A certificate in gerontology is available for non-matriculated students who complete gerontology minor requirements that meet the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) standards.

 

Introduction to Gerontology (3 cr)


 One course from:

Social Aspects of Aging (3 cr)


One course from:

Psychological Aspects of Aging (4 cr)


One course from:

Biology/Physiology/Health Aspects of Aging (3 cr)


One course from:

Course Integrating Content with Major (3-4 cr)


One additional course from the options approved above.

Elective Course (3 cr)


One additional course from the options listed above.

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