Some use the certificate for continuing education credits or a career ladder opportunity. A graduate certificate can also be used to supplement a master's degree in another field.


Course List
Code Title Credits
Required Courses  
HDFS 721 Adult Development and Aging 3
HDFS 723 Perspectives in Gerontology 3
Elective Courses- Select 3 9

ADHM 705

Environment and Aging  

HNES 652

Nutrition, Health and Aging  

HDFS 682

Family Dynamics of Aging  

HDFS 760

Aging Policy  

HDFS 790

Graduate Seminar (*)  
Total Credits 15