Interested in specializing in one of the fastest growing fields in the country? According to a 2020 report by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, it is expected that the number of jobs in aging-related fields will increase by 40% by 2030.
Specialization in senior living can be applied to a variety of careers who work with aging adults and their families, such as clergy, financial planners, lawyers, nurses, social workers, volunteers, hospitality professionals, interior designers/housing planners, work/life planners and more.
The 15-hour graduate certificate in senior living is available as part of the master’s degree in human sciences program and can be done as part of the program or completed as a stand-alone certificate. Certification is available on campus or online.