Gerontological Social Work (Graduate Certificate)

Providing care for older adults is in high demand. Get age-specific training with us.

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What You’ll Learn

In conjunction with the MSW program, students can also work toward the Graduate Certificate in Gerontological Social Work. Get the experience and credentials you need to care for this population.

The certificate requirements can be met through 15 credits of selected MSW courses. Through the completion of 500 hours of advanced level MSW field placement with a gerontological social work focus (9 credits) and two approved elective courses (3 credits each) MSW students are able to earn this advanced certificate within their MSW plan of study.

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Debra Fromm Faria
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Last Updated 8/16/21