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B.A. in Gerontology - Requirements

Along with the Gerontology Major, a Minor and Certificate are also available.

(all courses listed below are three-unit courses)

Lower Divison

SOC 13 - Anatomy for Human Services
or
BIO 40 - Anatomy

Core required courses for B.A.in Gerontology

GER 120 - Case Management
GER 188 - Caregiving Adaptations for Elders
GER 189 - Sociology of Aging
GER 192 - Thanatology Seminar
GER 197 - Gerontology Internship
SOC 104 - The Family
SOC 112 - Medical Sociology
SOC 117 - Research Methods
SOC 130 - Human Communication
SOC 121 - Human Services Ethics
SOC 160 - Diversity in Society

Total Units for Major in Gerontology: 36

Plus completion of the general studies requirements and the modern language (culture) requirement for a total of 124 units