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Master of Arts in Gerontology

Program Requirements
Must meet one of the following:
 Program Application Deadline Additional Program Application Required?
Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale) for applicants without previous experience in the field of Gerontology
Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.5 for applicants with three (3) years or more experience in the field of Gerontology
Minimum formula score of 707.50 (GPA x GRE)

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Spring 2018


Frequently Asked Questions

What subject areas can I study?
The gerontology program offers specializations in long-term care administration, program administration, and agingstudies. Students who are pursuing the long-term care specialization and are not employed full-time in an aging-related service, will be required to complete a state-mandated AIT.

How long will the program take?
Students should be able to complete the certificate or master's degree in three years or less.



Next steps...

Graduate Catalog
The catalog outlines university policies, tuition and fees, extensive program and degree information. Click on the link below for catalog information specific to the program.

Gerontology, M.A.

Still have questions? 

Contact for more information:

Anita Sharma
College of Business and Social Sciences
Associate Professor
Program Coordinator for Gerontology
Strauss Hall 323