Courses for Gerontology Minor
Required Core Courses
GERO 100: Introduction to the Aging Experience (3)
GERO 485: Seminar in Gerontology (1)
Choose from Primary and Secondary Electives listed below.
If 2 primary electives are completed then choose 3 from the secondary electives list; if 3 primary electives are completed then select 2 from the secondary electives list; if all 4 primary electives are completed, then only 1 additional secondary elective is needed.
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Choose a minimum of 2 Primary Electives:
BIOL 344: Biology of Aging
PH 443: Health & Aging
SOC 342: Aging in Society
PSY 423: Psychology of Adult Life & Aging
GERO 495: International Aging- Growing Old Around The World
CD 489: Geriatric Communication Disorders
ECON 365: Economics of Aging
FIN 261: Personal Finance
FIN 444: Retirement and Planning
HCA 345: Long-Term Care Administration
HCA 353: Quality in Long-Term Care
HCA 355: Nursing Facility Administration
HCA 471: Managed Care
PH 444: Death, Dying & Bereavement
PH 464: Women's Health
PHIL 322: Biomedical Ethics
PHIL 426: Philosophy and Old Age
SWK 326: Services for Older Adults
CFS 367: Nutrition in Aging
EXS 455: Exercise and Aging
GERO 490: Independent Study in Gerontology
GERO 495: Topics in Gerontology
Total Gerontology Minor (19 Hours)