Undergraduate & Graduate Certificates
Undergraduate & Graduate Certificate Programs
- Enrollment at UNO, UNL, UNK, or UNMC
- Completion of 15 credit hours of gerontology courses
- Completion of 3 credit hours of Practicum (10-12 hours per week for one semester) in an approved aging-related setting.
Learn more about the Gerontology certificate program
Courses are chosen by the student—in consultation with the Gerontology Academic Advisor.
Note: Although the graduate specialization closely resembles the undergraduate program, it extends and enlarges the undergraduate study and provides opportunities for administrative and research experience.
Apply for the Gerontology Certificate Program
All certificate students must apply on-line:UNO Undergraduate Admissions
UNO Graduate Studies
Questions regarding the Undergraduate Certificate in Gerontology can be directed to the Gerontology Undergraduate Academic Advisor:
Heather Ford, MA, CDP
Questions regarding the Graduate Certificate in Gerontology can be directed to the Gerontology Graduate Program Chair: