The required curriculum for the Certificate in Gerontology comprises a 15 semester credit sequence of courses. The certificate can be earned alone or as part of the M.A. in Gerontology program.

GRTG605Health and Aging3
GRTG610Adult Development and Aging3
GRTG615Aging and Diversity: Class, Gender, and Ethnicity3
GRTG640Policy Issues in Aging3
SOCS600Social Gerontology 13
Total Credits15

 Course must be taken for credit at Bethel.

Sample Course Sequence

This example includes the courses for a hypothetical student that starts in the Fall Semester.

First Year
SOCS600 Social Gerontology3GRTG615 Aging and Diversity: Class, Gender, and Ethnicity3GRTG640 Policy Issues in Aging3
GRTG605 Health and Aging3  
GRTG610 Adult Development and Aging3  
 9 3 3
Total Credits: 15

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