Gerontology Certificate Requirements

Required - 9 Credits

REC 276 Therapeutic Recreation in Geriatric Settings OR
CHS 451 Gerontology

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PSY 230 Adult Development and Aging

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REC/CHS 272 Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias OR RS 145 Theology of Death and Dying

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An Approved Gerontological Field/Clinical Experience - 3 Credits

PSY 370 Introduction to Clinical Psychology

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REC 482 Community Field Experience I

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REC 483 Therapeutic Field Experience I

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REC 488 Internship in Therapeutic Recreation

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SOC 241 Experience in Social Work

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Gerontology field/clinical course offerings have various prerequisites. For information on the requirements for these courses, refer to the course catalog or contact the department.

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