12 months
1528 CAD/credit 45840 CAD/year
337 CAD/credit 10110 CAD/year
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The Centre on Aging and Health coordinates an interdisciplinary research-oriented Master's degree in Gerontology at the University of Regina.


Key facts:

  • Gerontology students at the University of Regina may work toward an MA or an MSc degree depending on the nature of their Master's thesis research. This program reflects the collaboration of the Faculty of Arts, the Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, and the Faculty of Social Work. The program aims to provide research training and specialized gerontological knowledge to health professionals. The program is also suitable for students who wish to pursue doctoral studies and research careers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Economics and Policy
  • Gerontology Seminars
  • End-of-Life Issues for Human Service Workers
  • Aging, Society and Human Service Work
  • Physiology of Aging

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

  • A 4-year undergraduate degree in kinesiology, psychology, social work, nursing, biology; or a health professional degree. Some courses (e.g., GERO 890) have undergraduate prerequisites. Students who have not completed these prerequisites or equivalent can still be admitted to the program with the understanding that they will be expected to complete these undergraduate prerequisites prior to being able to complete the corresponding gerontology program courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45840 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1528 CAD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    10110 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 337 CAD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Regina

1270 - 1840 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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