Courses

CORE COURSES
(31 units)
Units per course
GERO 500 Perspectives on a Changing Society: An Introduction to Aging4
GERO 501 Applied Legal and Regulatory Issues in Aging4
GERO 552 Human Resources and Aging4
GERO 574 Leadership and Management in Senior Living3
GERO 575 Marketing Senior Living3
GERO 576 Finance and Senior Living3
GERO 577 Food Service and Senior Living2
GERO 578 Revenue Management for Senior Living2
GERO 579 Branding Senior Living2
GERO 589 Case Studies in Leadership and Change Management4
ELECTIVE COURSES
(student selects 12 units)
Units per course
GERO 494 Emotion-Cognition Interactions and Aging4
GERO 498 Nutrition, Genes, Longevity and Diseases4
GERO 502 Marketing and Shifts in Consumer Decision Making4
GERO 504 Current Issues in Aging Services Management 4
GERO 505 Housing and Community Policies and Programs4
GERO 506 Technological Innovations in Aging (Gerontechnology)4
GERO 507 End of Life Care4
GERO 508 The Mind and Body Connection through the Lifespan4
GERO 510 Physiology of Development and Aging4
GERO 520 Life Span Developmental Psychology4
GERO 522 Counseling Older Adults and Their Families4
GERO 530 Life Span Developmental Sociology4
GERO 540 Social Policy and Aging4
GERO 541 Health Care Delivery Models: Comparative Approaches4
GERO 550 Administration and System Management in Programs for Older Adults4
GERO 551 Applied Policy Skills in Aging4
GERO 585 The Aging Family4
GERO 590 Directed Research1 to 12
GERO 591 Field Practicum1 to 12
GERO 593 Research Methods4
GERO 599 Special Topics2 to 4

Advanced Standing (32 units)

Advanced standing students bypass 11 units but are required to complete 24 units of the following coursework, plus 8 additional units of elective courses.

ADVANCED STANDING CORE COURSES (24 units)Units per course
GERO 500: Perspectives on an Aging Society: An Introduction to Aging4
GERO 501: Applied Legal and Regulatory Issues in Aging4
GERO 502: Marketing and Shifts in Consumer Decision Making4
GERO 504: Current Issues in Aging Services Management 4
GERO 552: Human Resources in Senior Living4
GERO 589: Case Studies in Leadership and Change Management4
ADVANCED STANDING ELECTIVE COURSES (8 units)Units per course
GERO 494 Emotion-Cognition Interactions and Aging4
GERO 498 Nutrition, Genes, Longevity and Diseases4
GERO 505 Housing and Community Policies and Programs4
GERO 506 Technological Innovations in Aging (Gerontechnology)4
GERO 507 End of Life Care4
GERO 508 The Mind and Body Connection through the Lifespan4
GERO 510 Physiology of Development and Aging4
GERO 520 Life Span Developmental Psychology4
GERO 522 Counseling Older Adults and Their Families4
GERO 530 Life Span Developmental Sociology4
GERO 540 Social Policy and Aging4
GERO 541 Health Care Delivery Models: Comparative Approaches4
GERO 550 Administration and System Management in Programs for Older Adults4
GERO 551 Applied Policy Skills in Aging4
GERO 574 Leadership and Management in Senior Living3
GERO 575 Marketing Senior Living3
GERO 576 Finance and Senior Living3
GERO 577 Food Service and Senior Living2
GERO 578 Revenue Management for Senior Living2
GERO 579 Branding Senior Living2
GERO 585 The Aging Family4
GERO 590 Directed Research1 to 12
GERO 591 Field Practicum1 to 12
GERO 593 Research Methods4
GERO 599 Special Topics2 to 4