Gerontology Aide, Basic Certificate

Program Code: 0339

Program Requirements

Required Program Core
PSYCH 222Adult Development And Aging3
SOC SER 102Introduction To Gerontology3
SOC SER 105Physiology of Aging3
Required Work-Based Learning Courses
SOC SER 250Practicum I3
Total Hours12


This is an example course sequence for students interested in earning an Basic Certificate (BC) in Gerontology Aide. It does not represent a contract, nor does it guarantee course availability.

Semester-by-Semester Program Plan for Full-Time Students

All plans can be modified to fit the needs of part-time students by adding more semesters.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Hours
PSYCH 222 Adult Development And Aging 3
SOC SER 102 Introduction To Gerontology 3
Semester 2
SOC SER 105 Physiology of Aging 3
Semester 3
SOC SER 250 Practicum I 3
 Total Hours12

Choose your courses with your College Advisor.