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A certificate in gerontology can be extremely beneficial for those pursuing a career in health care. Casper College's program offers multiple experience opportunities for students to build skills working with the geriatric population. Gerontology students learn about the aging process and gain a framework to better understand the growing population of older adults.

Certificate info

For requirements and more information about this program, view its listing in the course catalog:

Why study gerontology at Casper College?

Unique learning experiences help ease the transition from student to health care worker. For example, students have the opportunity to lead a class about falls/balances at an assisted living facility and volunteer at a local skilled nursing facility.

Students with gerontology certificates have gone on to work in skilled nursing facilities and rehab facilities.

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Office: HS 202
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Office: LH 113B
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Office: HS 202A


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Melissa Neff, OTA Instructor and Fieldwork Coordinator