"There is no denying the increasing importance of Gerontology as a field of study.
My work as a GA in Gerontology, is not only rewarding, it has given me a new found
optimism for the aging process." - Michael Adams, Graduate Assistant Gerontology.
This degree program is 36 credit hours. Graduate Assistantships are available to qualified students.
Those students entering the program will be required to complete a core curriculum and then may choose one of two areas of specialization:
In addition to the University requirements for admission to the Graduate School at ULM, all applicants for regular admission to the Master of Arts in Gerontology degree program must meet one of the following criteria:
In addition, all students must take the Graduate Record Exam prior to, or within the first semester, of graduate enrollment.
Applicants who fail to meet the above standards may be admitted on conditional status as recommended by the Gerontology Admission Committee and approved by the Dean of the Graduate School.
For more information about this program please see the ULM Graduate School.livechat