University of North Carolina Wilmington



601 South College Road

Cameron School of Business

Wilmington, NC 28403

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

Post-Baccalaureate Gerontology Certificate Program

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The goal of the program is to provide a program of instruction and educational experiences in the field of gerontology at the graduate level, i.e., an academic foundation for anyone who plans to work with aging adults. As those who serve the elderly must be aware of all aspects of aging, course work will address the biology, sociology, and psychology of aging with electives in literature, life transitions, economics, psychosocial adjustment to retirement, ethics, communication, and others.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999