Gerontology Student Learning Outcomes

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Explain the key sociological, psychological, and biological concepts associated with the study of aging.
  • Apply theoretical perspectives to analyze current and historical topics associated with the study of aging.
  • Evaluate the family, government, and community support systems for diverse groups of aging individuals.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in one of the suggested pathways of study within the Aging Studies Certificate Program.