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Online classes are taught by faculty members who bring real-world on-the-job experience to their course content. As a result, you'll gain valuable career insights that prepare you for the field you're pursuing.
UNC Greensboro offers a full spectrum of online, degree-focused courses at affordable prices. This is especially important when you consider that UNC Greensboro is a fully accredited world-class university.
Now online! Master of Science in Gerontology
The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that 88.5 million Americans will be 65 or older by 2050. Compare that to 40.3 million for that age group in 2010. It is easy to see why studying the physical, mental and social changes of our aging population is worth considering.
The Master of Science in Gerontology emphasizes applied learning and incorporates many fields of study. Whether you choose to work directly with older adults or in fields that serve this population indirectly, UNC Greensboro has the only 100% fully online Gerontology master’s program in North Carolina.