Department of Social Work

The graduate Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (PBC) in Gerontology meets the needs of students interested in the process of aging, incorporating theoretical principles with practical applications. Our program’s goal is to graduate students who understand the basic processes of aging, apply theoretical approaches to aging to their particular fields and circumstances, and can evaluate information about older adults.

Courses toward the PBC in Gerontology are ONLINE!

This PBC in Gerontology meets the standards for gerontology programs of the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE), the professional organization of post-secondary gerontology programs in the United States.

Prospective students are drawn from allied health professions, social work, counseling, as well as sociology, biology, and psychology majors. Prospective students might also include: