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Innovations in Aging Graduate Certificate Program Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2022

Professional counseling older adults

The Innovations in Aging graduate certificate program is now accepting applications for fall 2022 admissions!

The number of older adults is rapidly increasing around the world, and demand for professionals specializing in aging has never been higher. In this fully online, interdisciplinary program you will explore local and worldwide challenges to gain a foundational knowledge of aging and how to implement impactful innovations in your career. 

  • 13 credits
  • Fully online
  • Asynchronous lessons
  • Convenient 5-week courses

The Innovations in Aging graduate certificate prepares you to take a culturally competent, ethical, humanistic and interdisciplinary approach to addressing the unique needs and opportunities presented by older adults. You will benefit from innovative learning strategies and instructional technologies like flexible pacing, asynchronous learning, podcast-style content delivery, discussion forums and motivational badges to mark your progress.   

You will apply your learnings in real-world activities that are relevant to your ambitions. 

The curriculum is in alignment with the Association of Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) standards and will provide you with the coursework and experience needed to apply for professional certification through the National Association of Professional Gerontologists (NAPG). 

Priority Application Deadline: July 1, 2022


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Innovations in Aging Graduate Interdisciplinary Programs
University of Arizona Health Sciences