12 months
575 USD/credit 17250 USD/year
575 USD/credit 17250 USD/year
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University of Massachusetts Boston Gerontology's fully online Management of Aging Services master's program allows students to get a master's degree at their own pace, while offering a personalized experience and lasting connections.


This Management of Aging Services program at the University of Massachusetts Boston is perfect for working professionals, whether you are taking the next step in a career in aging services, or starting on a rewarding new path working with the fastest growing segment of the population. 

Gain practical skills from experienced expert faculty, and prepare for success in a broad spectrum of careers relating to elder care, and long-term services and supports.

Program Strengths

  • High Quality: Award-winning and accredited program that is part of the second oldest graduate Department of Gerontology in the world.
  • Affordable: One of the most affordable master’s degrees available anywhere, in any field.
  • Flexible: Advance at your own pace. Many students complete the program in under 3 years on a part-time class schedule.
  • Interactive: Engage and network with your supportive classmates, instructors, advisors, and staff.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding Data: Research Methods for Managers
  • Health Aging Perspectives
  • Aging in Society
  • Aging Policy and Programming
  • Aging and the Economy: A Dynamic Relationship
  • Psychological Impact of Aging

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A brief cover letter.
  • A statement of purpose consisting of a three to four page essay/letter of intent on your experiences and why you with to enter the program.
  • Official GRE score report.
  • Three letters of recommendation from people familiar with your academic abilities.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 575 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    17250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 575 USD per credit during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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