Simon Fraser University offers several comprehensive and innovative programs in Gerontology -- the multidisciplinary study of physical, social and psychological aspects of aging and older adults. At the graduate level, we have rigorous substantive and research methods curriculum in the MA and PhD programs. The MA program offers students options of a thesis or capstone project, as well as Internship opportunities, and the PhD affords advanced gerontological training. Our Post Baccalaureate Diploma program provides tailored curriculum for individuals intending to gain coursework-based educational training in gerontology. The Minor in Gerontology option is an opportunity for students to supplement their major area of study in this important and expanding field. (Learn more...)
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