There are no formal admission requirements for this program, and anyone who is interested in gerontology is encouraged to apply. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is recommended but not required.
There are no class meetings, but you should expect to spend a maximum of nine hours per week on coursework.
If English is not your native language, you should have at least intermediate English skills to enroll. To learn more, see English Language Proficiency Requirements – Credit Programs.
Because this offering is 100% online, no visa is required and international students are welcome to apply. For more information, see Admission Requirements for International Students.
- Access to a computer with a current operating system and web browser
- Reliable high-speed Internet connection
- Access to Microsoft Office products, including Word and Outlook
Earning the Certificate
You earn a certificate of completion by adhering to the program's attendance policy and successfully completing all required courses. For more information, see Earning the Certificate.