University of Alabama at Birmingham

Graduate School

Gerontology

Address:

1720 2nd Avenue South

SHEL 120G

Birmingham, AL 35294

United States

Phone:

1-205-934-6150

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Gerontology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

A certificate in gerontology is awarded to recognize completion of a structured program of graduate work in this area. For some students,the certificate work forms part of a program leading to an advanced degree, such as the doctoral degree with a major in medical sociology and specialization in gerontology or the Master of Science degree in an area such as health administration. For students who already hold an advanced or professional degree, the certificate recognizes further interdisciplinary work beyond the degree.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

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