Nova Southeastern University

Institute for the Study of Human Services, Health, and Justice

Gerontology, Graduate Certificate


3301 College Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Gerontology, Graduate Certificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

Our certificate program offers an 18 credit, six course curriculum, which covers the major areas of Gerontology. These six areas provide professionals already working in the fields of human services, health care, long term care, senior housing, or any other area in which older adults are served, the opportunity to augment and/or enhance their expertise about aging. The professional with this expertise will be better equipped to work with the broad range of interdependent issues that older adults experience, as well as allow for advancement in a career in which aging is a focus.


.Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, Telephone number: 404-679-4501).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 18

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: NSU's Office of Student Financial Aid administers federal, state, institutional, and private financial aid programs. For assistance with financial aid, students should contact the Financial Aid Office. NSU FAFSA Code: 001509.

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

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