Gerontology Concentration

This concentration is available in a blended format.

Core Requirements 1
HMS 501Critical Perspectives in Human Services4
HMS 502Interviewing and Assessment Skills in Human Services4
HMS 511Social Policy and Human Services4
HMS 516Ethics and Professional Development4
HMS 550Internship4
HMS 585HMS Capstone4
HMS 586HMS Capstone Continuing Enrollment 20
Concentration Requirements
HMS 508Psychology Of Aging4
HMS 529Perspectives on Aging4
HMS 563Sociology of Death, Dying, and Bereavement4
HMS 582Aging And The Human Services4
Elective 34
Total Hours44
1

Offered online each fall and spring semester.

2

Zero credit hour/one billable hour each fall and spring semester until completion.

3

 Students must receive approval from their academic advisor for elective course.

The Human Services Program also offers a 16-hour professional development sequence in gerontology consisting of the following courses:

HMS 508Psychology Of Aging4
HMS 529Perspectives on Aging4
HMS 563Sociology of Death, Dying, and Bereavement4
HMS 582Aging And The Human Services4
Total Hours16