Gerontology, M.A.

The M.A. in Gerontology program will consider applicants who:

  • Meet the general requirements for admission to the Graduate School.
  • Submit an official transcript (U.S. schools) or NACES or AICE evaluation (international schools) showing an earned baccalaureate or higher degree and official transcripts or NACES or AICE evaluations from all graduate schools attended.
  • Have earned a baccalaureate or higher degree from a regionally accredited (or internationally recognized as equivalent) institution.
  • Have earned an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  • Submit one professional and one personal Admission Reference.
  • Submit a resume that includes education and work experience.
  • Submit a written Statement of Purpose.

Certificate in Gerontology

The Certificate in Gerontology program will consider applicants who:

  • Meet the general requirements for admission to the Graduate School.
  • Submit an official transcript (U.S. schools) or NACES or AICE evaluation (international schools) showing an earned baccalaureate or higher degree and official transcripts or NACES or AICE evaluations from all graduate schools attended.
  • Have earned a baccalaureate or higher degree from a regionally accredited (or internationally recognized as equivalent) institution.
  • Have earned an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

Students who have not achieved the minimum GPA, grade standards, or other assessment criteria may still apply in order to be considered for provisional acceptance. See Admission Categories.