This certificate program expands the knowledge and skills of those students interested in working with older adults. The program is also designed to enhance skills for those presently employed in the gerontology field.

This certificate program can be completed in a year by taking required courses full time during the fall and spring semester, and may be taken separately or as part of the AAS in Human Services.

Students find this certificate program helpful toward acquiring the skills necessary to work with older adults and for immediate employment. Advantages of the program include:

  • Enhance knowledge and skills for students interested in working with older adults
  • Certificate can be completed in two full time semesters- fall and spring
  • Program is geared toward acquiring skills necessary for immediate employment

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