Admission Requirements

Graduate Certificate, Gerontology

All students must have an undergraduate degree to register for a course or get permission from the instructor.

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for the Gerontology Graduate Certificate Program in the Management of Aging Services

GREs are NOT required for this program

Students must submit:

  1. Application fee
  2. Completed application form
  3. Brief cover letter indicating you would like to be considered for admission
  4. Official transcripts including evidence of a bachelor's degree from an accredited university
  5. Three letters of recommendation
  6. Personal Statement: a three to four page essay on your experiences and why you wish to enter the program

Application deadlines

  • June 1 for the fall semester
  • November 1 for the spring semester