Office of Assessment, Accreditation, and Academic Program Planning

UNCG Student Learning Outcomes

Gerontology (PBC)


Individuals completing the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in the Gerontology Program are prepared to apply information on individual, social, and population aging at their workplace or in volunteer activities to improve the quality of lives for older adults and their families.

Learning Outcomes

Apply the evidence base for gerontological practice
Certificate holders will be able to apply the evidence base for sound gerontological practice.

Describe implications of an aging population
Certificate holders will be able to describe the implications of the diverse aging population.

Serve as a resource on aging
Certificate holders will be able to serve as a resource person on aging for services or programs.

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