Certificate in Health Studies


Certificate in Health Studies and Gerontology

Graduation Requirements:

This certificate is available to any graduating student who has otherwise met the requirements for the certificate.


Program Requirements:

The certificate in Health Studies and Gerontology consists of 18 credits as outlined below:
All of:
SOCI 2036 Introduction to Social Gerontology 3 cr.
SOCI 3186 Health and the Family 3 cr.
Twelve credits of:  
ANTH 3026 Medical Anthropology 3 cr.
ANTH 3046 The Living and the Dead 3 cr.
SOCI 2196 Sociology of Medicine 3 cr.
SOCI 2027 Sociology of Nursing 3 cr.
SOCI 3057 Demography: Introduction to Population Studies 3 cr.
SOCI 3156 Women and Age 3 cr.
SOCI 3166 The Social Determinants of Health 3 cr.
SOCI 3167 Society and Mental Disorder  
SOCI 3176 Age, Health, and Work I 3 cr.
SOCI 3177 Age, Health, and Work II 3 cr.
SOCI 4137 Selected Topics in Aging 3 cr.

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