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Bachelor Degree in Gerontology

University of Maryland



Earn you online Bachelors in Gerontology from University of Maryland University College, and gain the skills and understanding needed for implementing interdisciplinary gerontological knowledge in career that work closely with older adults in a variety of fields.

This online gerontology degree program prepares its students for position that apply the description and analysis of biological and psychosocial process of aging.

With the advent of new techniques, procedures, and medicines people are living longer lives, and this has created a number of opportunities in well-paying positions in a number of fields, including: policy analysis, senior housing management, and many more.

The students in this program will come to understand the impact of race, ethnicity, social class, and gender as it relates to the aging processes, and will gain the skills needed to identify and apply cultural and international perspective to the work.

Accreditation Information

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education

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