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Grand Valley State University    
 
    
 
  Nov 24, 2017
 
2013-2014 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Aging and Adult Life Minor


Knowledge of aging can improve your interactions with older people; it can prepare you to make sound plans for you own later life. It can help you understand what public policy development is needed for the elderly and prepare you for employment in the field of aging. The courses in the sequence, described below, are designed to be taken by undergraduates, as well as interested persons from the community at large.

This minor is designed to appeal to those students whose major academic preparation is in sociology, psychology, social work, business, education, nursing, public administration, biology, economics, political science, health sciences, or recreation.

Please contact Interim Coordinator Professor Marshall Battani at battanim@gvsu.edu.

Requirements for a Minor in Aging and Adult Life


Students who wish to minor in aging and adult life are required to complete 21 hours in the minor. Students must complete the following:

Additional Course Requirements


Students must also complete three additional courses to be selected from:

Aging and Adult Life Program Description


Click here for the program description.