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2023-2024 College Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2023-2024 College Catalog and Student Handbook

Gerontology Certificate (HUSG)


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The Human Services Certificate in Gerontology is designed to prepare graduates with the knowledge necessary to support the needs of older adults. As the population of older adults continues to grow, there will be the need for qualified individuals in the field of gerontology. The program will teach the skills necessary to make a positive impact on the lives of older adults by understanding their special needs and requirements.

All Human Services (HUS) courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better in order to count toward graduation.

Following is a list of courses required to complete this program. Since some courses are offered once a year, courses should be taken in the following sequence in order to complete the program in a timely manner:

First Year


Total Credit Hours: 12


Total Credit Hours: 12


24 Semester Hours


The program is aligned with the following career cluster: Human Services.

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