Aug 11, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Gerontology Minor (678) (15 hours)

Minor for a Bachelor’s Degree

UCM does not confer teacher certification for this minor.

Students minoring in Social Gerontology, upon graduation, will be able to:

  • Describe the diversity and complexity of the adult life course and dispel unfounded sterotypes about aging and older adults.
  • Recognize the effects of aging populations on societal institutions, such as the family, healthcare, and the economy.
  • Use evidence-based information and accurate vocabulary to communicate about aging and social gerontology.