PBC in Gerontology

Program Overview

Plan for a career serving aging populations with an interdisciplinary approach to the study of aging. Understand the basic process of aging, apply theoretical approaches to aging in specific fields of study, and evaluate information about older adults.

  • 100% online
  • 12 credit hours
  • 7-week courses
  • Emphasis on applied learning through projects and case studies
  • Collaborative approach taps into faculty expertise across campus and community partnerships.


College is an investment in your future, but our goal is to give you an outstanding education at a reasonable cost. A quality education doesn’t have to come with sticker stock. You'll find our costs to be competitive with those of other top-tier universities.

Estimated Tuition & Fees (2020-21)

Residency Status

Per credit hour Est. program cost


This rate applies if you receive online education in NC and you’re a legal resident of NC.

$300 $3,600

Outside NC

This rate applies if you receive online education in a state other than NC.

$556 $6,670


This rate applies if you receive online education in NC and you’re a legal resident of a state other than NC.

$973 $11,669

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