Oct 25, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Aging Studies, B.S.


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The Bachelor of Science degree program in Aging Studies focuses on the human aging process and aged human populations, using the knowledge and methodologies of the social sciences, psychology and the biological and health sciences. It includes instruction through a multidisciplinary approach to develop, transmit, and apply gerontology knowledge to current and future issues of our aging society. With a Bachelor’s degree in Aging Studies, students are prepared for graduate study, whereby they may assume administrative and research positions. Also, a Bachelor of Science degree prepares students for employment in community and government agencies, retirement communities, and the aging network of agencies.

Requirements for Major in Aging Studies


A grade of “C” or higher must be earned in all major courses. Refer to the Vertical Curriculum.

Aging Studies : Total Semester Hours = 120


Freshman Year


First Semester


Total: 16

Second Semester


Total: 14

Sophomore Year


Junior Year


First Semester


Total: 15

Total: 15

Senior Year


First Semester


Total: 15

Second Semester


Total: 15

Notes:


GE = General Education Courses

*Based on your placement testing scores, these courses may require prerequisites which may extend the number of semesters needed to complete degree requirements. These prerequisites do not count towards the degree for graduation.

**Marching Band Members ONLY substitute PE Activity with MUB 110 - Marching Band . ROTC Member ONLY substitute PE Activity with MY 104 - Basic Military Science  and MYL 104 - Basic Military Science Laboratory 

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