Enhancing the lives of older adults through evidence-based practice.
Gerontology is the study of the aging process and issues related to an aging society. The Gerontology program prepares students with an emphasis on coordination and administration of services for older adults at the local, state, and national level.
Graduates are equipped for leadership positions and are prepared to apply research and theory to address the needs of older adults.
Undergraduate students with a suitable standing may apply for admission to the Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP) in Gerontology.
The Master of Science in Gerontology trains professionals for leading roles to meet the needs of America’s growing elderly population.
The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Gerontology equips students with the knowledge and skills to work with the growing population of older adults in the 21st century.
The Gerontology minor is designed for undergraduates with any major who are interested in a career in aging. This minor is of special interest to undergraduates who are planning allied health fields.
Online program the only fully online gerontology graduate program in the North Carolina
OF ONLY TWO ACCREDITED GERONTOLOGY GRADUATE PROGRAMS ON THE EAST COAST
months (ABOUT 4 SEMESTERS) to completion with an option to Finish in one year