The Gerontology Certificate

18 Credit Certificate in Gerontology

Three required courses:

101 Survey of Sociology
203 Sociology of Aging
450 Fieldwork (3 credits in a gerontology related placement)*

Three of the following courses:

106 Social Problems and Social Policy
207 Sociology of Health & Illness
214 Helping Process
219 Introduction to Human Services
225 Family Systems
315 Socialization & the Life Course
408 Population
411 Aging and Mental Health
415 Health, Illness & Social Policy
441 Healthcare Ethics & Public Policy

Note that courses from other Departments may be cross-listed as electives, where appropriate.

Six credits may double count toward the Sociology Major