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A Master’s Degree in Gerontology will offer students an opportunity to be better prepared for a career in health care fields related to the elderly. It will offer health care professionals the knowledge and ability to make continuous changes and improvements in how the elderly are cared for. Health care providers and administrators with gerontology backgrounds will be very valuable in the changing market place.

Credit Hours: 39
Degree: MS
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College: Munley College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department Website: Business and Global Innovation, School of


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