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Gerontology, Graduate Certificate

Officially approved as:     

Stand Alone:  Yes
Degree Dependent:   

Total Credit Hours:  21

Certificate description: A certificate in gerontology is ideal for professionals in a variety of aging-related fields. Areas include senior-services organizations like centers on aging; senior centers; nursing homes; assisted, independent, and aging-in-place living facilities; non-profit organizations; faith-based groups; and extension educators.

Note: This is an online certificate program.

Certificate web site:

For information about certificate, contact:
Lindsey Murphy, Department of Human Development and Family Science

Phone:  (
573) 882-4035
Address:  314 Gentry Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211