12 months
3412 CAD/credit 102360 CAD/year
3412 CAD/credit 102360 CAD/year
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The Master of Applied Gerontology (MAG)  at Brock University professional degree is designed for health professionals who work in the field of gerontology and recent graduates from a range of undergraduate programs who intend to pursue a professional gerontological health career.


The goal of the Applied Gerontology program at Brock University is to advance theoretical and applied gerontological practice knowledge and skills. The program prepares graduates to positively influence  gerontological health practice, gerontological program administration, and the health and well-being of the aging population through innovative policy and practice approaches in the field of gerontology.

Career outcomes

  • Direct care for older persons and their families
  • Program planning and evaluation
  • Program management
  • Municipal and regional government programs
  • Provincial and federal government departments
  • Social service agencies
  • Community health centres
  • Hospital-based programs
  • Gerontological health research
  • Providing gerontological expertise for private sector business and industry
  • Health professional educator

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Approaches to Well-being
  • The Health of Canadian Society
  • History of Medicine
  • Health Economics
  • Directed Readings

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

You will need to submit your transcripts as well as the following program-specific materials:

  • Two references (one academic, one health professional) required.
  • A statement of intent no more than one (1) page in length, in which applicants indicate their relevant background experience, and how the MAG degree will facilitate the applicants career aspirations
  • An updated CV/Resume outlining recent and relevant work and volunteer experience

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    102360 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3412 CAD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    102360 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3412 CAD per credit during 12 months.
  • Part-time: 1,706$

Living costs for St. Catharines

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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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