University of South Florida
College of Behavioral and Community Sciences
Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, FL 33620
Ph.D. in Aging Studies, M.A. - Gerontology;, Graduate Certificate- Gerontology; ;Graduate Certificate- Geriatric Social Work/Clinical Gerontology;Graduate Certificate- Hospice, Palliative Care, and End of Life Studies
The School of Aging Studies offers the Degree of Master's of Arts in Gerontology, with either a thesis or non-thesis option. In addition to completing a required core curriculum, students may select gerontology courses suited to their particular career goals. These include courses focused on such diverse areas as research, program administration, and direct service.
Applications are accepted continuously throughout the year.
The School of Aging Studies has initiated several certificate programs designed to supplement its existing BA, BS, MA and Ph.D. offerings. These programs are designed to serve the needs of persons interested in gerontology, but not seeking a degree in this area of study. These courses are all offered at night and can be completed on a part-time basis.
Graduate certificate program can be completed within four to six graduate courses. No GRE is required. Must submit graduate certificate application. For more information call 974-2996 or visit www.grad.usf.edu.
Accreditation:Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
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Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 40,000+