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Gerontology

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Associate's degree

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Gerontology. 3011

Description

The Associate in Applied Science in Gerontology prepares students to develop careers in aging, or further trains those already employed or active in gerontology or related fields. Core courses provide an interdisciplinary background in the aging process and end?of?life issues. Program electives are designed to offer students the flexibility to focus on health, business, social services, policy or other topics related to older adults and the aging process.

Graduates of this program will have the skills and knowledge needed to work in a variety of growing services related to gerontology and end?of?life care as well as a strong base of general education courses to build upon for students wishing to transfer to a bachelor’s degree program.

Details

Hours

60

Entrance Requirements

None

School

York County Community College

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Wells

Local WIB

4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Federal, State, Institution

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - New England Association of Schools and Colleges

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Total In-State Program Cost

$0.00

Demand Occupation(s)

21-1093.00Social and Human Service Assistants
$15.29 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

112 College Drive, Wells, Maine 04090

Phone Number

(207) 646-9282

Fax Number

(207) 646-9675

Last Updated

Jul 01, 2020

Created

Sep 28, 2017

Renewal

Oct 03, 2018