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Online Contemporary Gerontological Practice Graduate Certificate

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Explore contemporary issues in gerontology and geriatrics, advocate on behalf of older adults and their families—all while learning to navigate our nation’s changing healthcare landscape. The Graduate Certificate in Contemporary Gerontological Practice online is sponsored by UT’s Center for Successful Aging and is part of the Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine.

BENEFITS OF UT

The University of Toledo is a 4 year, public, regionally accredited, university that has been serving students since 1872. As a student, you will enjoy: direct contact with your Success Coach and advisers, and interactive faculty to help you achieve your goals. UT also has a many resources that a large institution offers such as; eTutoring, IT Help Desk, and eLibrary.

PROGRAM DETAILS

The Graduate Certificate in Contemporary Gerontological Practice enhances students’ credentials by helping them better understand the unique strengths and challenges of older adults. With an emphasis on funding sources and strategies, certification also equips students to assist in the development of innovative programs to serve aging populations.

CAREER OUTLOOK

Students who complete the Graduate Certificate in Contemporary Geronotological Practice online typically pursue advanced study in occupational therapy, physical therapy, nursing, medicine, psychology, public health, education, or social work.

CURRICULUM 

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

To be considered for admittance, candidates must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0. Degrees in progress will be considered. 

Please review the application materials.

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Last Updated: 9/28/16