The minor in gerontology requires completion of 18 credit hours with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 for all gerontology coursework. Nine of these credits must be upper division. Admission into the program requires a 2.50 GPA. The requirements for the minor can be completed online or on campus.
|Gerontology Coursework 1|
|GERO 2000||INTRODUCTION TO GERONTOLOGY||3|
|GERO 3000||COMMUNITY RESOURCES FOR OLDER ADULTS||3|
|or GERO 4670||PROGRAMS AND SERVICES FOR THE ELDERLY|
|GERO 4460||PSYCHOLOGY OF ADULT DEVELOPMENT AND AGING||3|
|Gerontology Electives 1|
|Select coursework based on career objectives and interest areas and consult with a Gerontology academic advisor for a plan of study.||9|
An overall average of 2.0, no CR/NC can be applied.
For students pursuing a career path in the Pre-Health, GERO 4550 is strongly recommended.
GERO 4670 may be taken online in place of GERO 3000.