Gerontology is the study of social, psychological, biological, cognitive and cultural aspects of aging, and it commonly intersects with a wide variety of fields. With populations aging worldwide, the demand for professionals with expertise in aging is growing rapidly.
The Gerontology and Aging and Mental Health micro-credential courses provide foundational knowledge and understanding of various aspects of aging; implications of the aging process on individual development; factors that influence the perception and treatment of older adults; and applications of the aging theories and issues in the field of aging.
Resources for Older Adults
Aging and Senior Care
Offered in online format