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Combined Certificate in Aging Studies (Post-baccalaureate graduate certificate) and Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (M.S.O.T.)

The departments of Occupational Therapy and Gerontology have developed a specialized version of the Certificate in Aging Studies program for students completing the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy. Students must meet admission requirements for the occupational therapy degree and the gerontology certificate program. The student is required to complete the following courses:

GRTY 601 Biological and Physiological Aging 3
GRTY 602 Psychology of Aging 3
GRTY 605 Social Gerontology 3
GRTY 606 Aging and Human Values, or
GRTY 616 Geriatric Rehabilitation or
GRTY 691 Geriatric Interdisciplinary Team Training
OCCT 691 Special Topics 2
OCCT 709 Research Process and Statistical Analysis in Occupational Therapy 4
OCCT 729 Research Practicum in Occupational Therapy 3

Contact the respective departments for additional curriculum information.



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