University of La Verne

College of Business and Public Management

M.S., Gerontology


1950 Third Street

La Verne, CA 91750

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S., Gerontology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in Gerontology is multidisciplinary and views the training of gerontology professionals from an integrative and developmental perspective. The master's degree program requires 36 semester hours, with 12 semester hours in one of the following concentrations: Business Administration, Counseling, Gerontology Administration, Health Services Management, or Public Administration. The certificate program requires 18 semester hours: 12 are core courses in gerontology, and the remaining 6 are selected from any of the five concentrations.


Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

International Student Requirements:

The University of La Verne is authorized to issue an I-20 only after international applicants have been accepted for admission and have submitted the $200 non-refundable tuition deposit. International students with F-1 or J-1 visas may apply to and attend only the Central Campus. To apply for admission, international applicants must submit all of the application materials required, as well as a notarized original statement indicating how the student will meet the financial obligations for graduate study at La Verne.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 575.00 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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