Master of Human Development and Family Science: Gerontology


Master of Science

Gerontology is the multidisciplinary study of the aging processes and individuals as they grow from middle age through later life. Students will study the physical, mental and social changes in people as they age.

The Gerontology Program offers a Master of Science degree in Human Development and Family Science with a concentration in Gerontology. A typical student will take three years to complete the master's program, taking one or two courses a semester.

While engaging in the Gerontology program, you will develop competencies that may lead to professional certification and have flexible schedules to meet your busy lifestyle.

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