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PROGRAM IN ADULT DEVELOPMENT AND AGING SERVICES

Undergraduate Certificate Program

Teresa McGowan
119 Health and Human Development
University Park
Phone: 814-863-8000
E-mail: TCH4@psu.edu

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PROGRAM IN ADULT DEVELOPMENT AND AGING SERVICES (ADAS)

This certificate program is designed as a flexible opportunity for gaining knowledge and professional development for people interested in working with older adults in a variety of community settings. The program has been designed in concert with the Penn State Gerontology Center. The courses are divided into a Professional Core (12 credits) and Professional Electives (3 credits).

To earn an undergraduate certificate in PROGRAM IN ADULT DEVELOPMENT AND AGING SERVICES, a minimum of 15 credits is required.

PRESCRIBED COURSES

BIOL 155
HDFS 249
HPA 101
SOC 35
HDFS 129 OR HDFS 216 OR HDFS 301 OR HDFS 311
OR HDFS 315 OR HDFS 315Y OR NUTR 251
OR PSYCH100
OR SOC 1

 

Prerequisites Required.

Effective Date: Spring Semester 2006

Expiration Date:

Last Revised by the Department: 11/14/2011

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