Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is the program 100% online?

    The program is all online with some sessions that are synchronous (real time) and others that are asynchronous (self-paced).
  • Will I get academic credit?

    It is a professional certificate that will offer CEUs but not academic credit. Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of completion and 4.2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).
  • How many weeks and total sessions are in the certificate?

    The certificate is 14 weeks. Each week has a self-paced session. Every other week, has synchronous real-time sessions to allow for greater interaction and opportunity to bring in Expert Guests from the field and profession.
  • When will the program start?

    September 2015
  • What will the full certificate cost?

    The cost for the full certificate will be $1000/student. There is no financial aid but we encourage applicants to check with their employers for professional development.
  • How do I enroll?

    Go to for registration information.
  • Are there any prerequisites?

    There are no pre-requisites. The certificate is targeted toward professionals involved with or planning senior transportation. Information on technology requirements for online classes can be found at:
  • Where can I address additional questions?

    If there are questions, potential applicants may contact the primary faculty members Nina M. Silverstein, PhD ( or Helen Kerschner, PhD ( directly.