2024-2025 Academic Catalog

Gerontology Minor

Minor Requirements

IGER-1000Introduction into Aging Studies and the Human Experience3
IGER-4910Select Topics in Gerontology3
Select four of the following:12
Introduction to Art Therapy
Combating Ageism in Everyday Life
Social Policies and Aging
Creativity and Aging
Memry Loss & Aging-Myth/Realty
Spirituality and Aging
Grants & Contract Management & Development
Loss and Mourning
Total Hours18

Minors can be added to a major so long as the programs of study are different and all courses must be completed. A student cannot be awarded a degree with just a minor. Courses within the minor can double count in the major as long as 1/3 of the courses are unique to the major or any other minor.