Gerontology (doctoral level) (Z101)
Graduate Certificate Program
College: Public Health
Students gain the knowledge and skills needed to effectively promote the health and well being of the growing population of baby boomers and older persons. Designed for students pursuing a doctoral program in the University System of Maryland or those who have previously earned a graduate degree from an accredited institution, the Graduate Certificate in Gerontology can be valuable complement to many degree programs. The GGCP offers students an individually tailored curriculum of course work, supervised internships and research.
Lori Simon-Rusinowitz, Ph.D.
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Health Service Administration
3310 SPH Building
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
- Statement of Purpose
- TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
- Previously earned doctoral degree
*Visa Eligibility: This program is not eligible for I-20 or DS-2019 issuance by the University of Maryland.
For more admissions information or to apply to the program, please visit our Graduate School website: www.gradschool.umd.edu/admissions
|Type of Applicant||Fall Deadline||Spring Deadline|
|US Citizens and Permanent Residents||N/A||N/A|
|F (student) or J (exchange visitor) visas; A, E, G, H, I and L visas and immigrants||N/A||N/A|
Other Deadlines: Please visit the program website at http://www.sph.umd.edu