University of Vermont

University of Vermont

Gerontology

Address:

The CMB Program Office

Given Building C141C

Burlington, VT 05405

United States

Phone:

1-802-656-2500

Fax:

1-802-656-4523

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Certificate in Gerontology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Certificate in Gerontology is an 18 credit-hour program focused on age-related sociological, psychological, and biological changes inherent in the aging population. Courses in sociology, psychology, biology, human development and other related disciplines are offered on-campus. The required core courses and several electives are transmitted statewide via the UVM Distance Learning Network. Two core courses (six credits) are required, along with four approved elective courses (12 credits).

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999