12 months
Duration
21898 USD/year
21898 USD/year
10814 USD/year
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About

The Aging Studies - Social Science program at Wichita State University combines a quality WSU education, a completely online format and several options to choose from.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Aging Studies - Social Science program at Wichita State University will equip you with the knowledge and skills for diverse career options from aging research and counseling to employment in nursing facilities, assisted-living communities and mental health facilities.

Careers

With an increasingly large aging population comes the need for well-trained aging specialists in a wide variety of settings, including:

  • Academia
  • Aging research and policy institutes
  • HMOs and hospitals
  • Mental health
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Skilled nursing facilities

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Sociological Perspectives of Aging
  • Advanced Psychological Perspectives of Aging
  • Social Policy and Aging
  • Thesis Research 
  • Aging Studies Practicum

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Typically international students who will require an F-1 visa cannot be considered for non-degree status or online programs. International students who wish to remain in their home country while studying may apply for online programs.
  • copy of passport (if available)
  • financial certification
  • financial support documents
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21898 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21898 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10814 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10814 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Wichita

878 - 1418 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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