GERONTOLOGY

GERONTOLOGY (minor)

The School of Nursing offers the minor in Gerontology for students interested in expanding their educational training through completion of 18 credit hours in the study of the aging processes, which includes the physical, mental, and social changes in adults as they age. The gerontology minor consists of six (6) core courses with the culmination of an Internship. 

Semester 3 (Fall)  
Course# Course TitleCredits
GRN 201Foundations of Gerontology3
Semester Credit Hours3
Semester 4 (Spring)
Course# Course TitleCredits
GRN 202Health Promotion and Well-Being of Aging2
Semester Credit Hours2
Semester 5 (Fall)
Course# Course TitleCredits
GRN 301Biological Aspects of Aging3
Semester Credit Hours3
Semester 6 (Spring)
Course# Course TitleCredits
GRN 302Psychosocial Aspects of Aging3
Semester Credit Hours3
Semester 7 (Fall)
Course# Course TitleCredits
GRN 400Programs, Services and Policy3
Semester Credit Hours3
Semester 8 (Spring)
Course# Course TitleCredits
GRN 499Gerontology Internship4
Semester Credit Hours4
Total Credit Hours18