1487 USD/credit 22305 USD/full
1487 USD/credit 22305 USD/full
599 USD/credit 8985 USD/full
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This Gerontology certificate at George Mason University combines theoretical and applied coursework in aging with the student's graduate curriculum in any department.

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About the program

Because Gerontology certificate at George Mason University   is by definition multidisciplinary, students are required to take coursework outside their major field.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Social Gerontology   
  • Clinical Practice with Older Adults   
  • Aging Programs and Policies   
  •  Aging and Health
  • Aging Programs and Policies   
  • The Psychology of Aging

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


15 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have earned or will earn* a minimum of a four-year baccalaureate degree from a US institution of higher education accredited by one of the organizations found here, or an equivalent degree from a nationally recognized non-US institution.
  • You must have earned a 3.00 GPA on a 4.00 scale or better in your baccalaureate study. The GPA requirement can be higher for individual graduate programs.
  • If you are an applicant with domestic educational credentials (inside the United States): you may upload unofficial copies of your transcripts on the online application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22305 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1487 USD per credit
  • National

    22305 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1487 USD per credit
  • In-State

    8985 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 599 USD per credit

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 USD /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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