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Transfer Services - Aging Studies

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Associate of Science Degree, A.S.
School of Health Professions, Wellness and Physical Education
AACC Department Telephone: 410-777-7410

Aging Studies (Gerontology) is the study of human aging and older adults. A gerontologist is trained to understand the physical, biological, psychological, social and cultural aspects of aging. A gerontologist may be employed in business, recreation, government, health services, housing, research and development, law, medicine or myriad other occupational niches.

Selected careers in Aging Studies:

  • Administration
  • Financial and Legal Services
  • Fitness/Wellness
  • Health Care Services
  • Housing and Home Modification (to support independent living)
  • Personal Care and Services
  • Travel and Transportation

Other selected careers:

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