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 credential you need to care for this population.

The Hartford Partnership in Aging Education Field Model (HPPAE) is at the heart of the certificate program (9 credits) and serves as your concentration field placement requirement for the MSW degree. In addition, take two electives (6 credits) with gerontological content.

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Debra Fromm Faria
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Last Updated 8/20/19

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