BA in Gerontology
Prepare for a fulfilling, rewarding career serving the fast-growing aging population of the United States with an interdisciplinary degree in Gerontology from Weekend College.
The American population continues to grow older at an increasingly rapid pace, and careers in gerontology are projected to expand rapidly throughout the foreseeable future.
Earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in Gerontology from Weekend College at Mount St. Mary’s and prepare for a career serving this important segment of our population across a wide variety of positions. Career options include case and care management, social work, non-profit or for-profit management positions, and many more.
Gerontology is interdisciplinary with courses drawn from gerontology, sociology, biology, philosophy, and religious studies.
The interdisciplinary Gerontology BA degree is also excellent preparation for graduate studies in social work, public policy, law, gerontology, and a wide range of research disciplines.
Explore the biopsychosocial dimensions of life course development with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Gerontology from Weekend College at Mount St. Mary’s. Help others while you pursue a fulfilling and rewarding career at the forefront of healthcare trends in the 21st century.