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Top 3 MAs in Geriatric Medicine 2019/2020

A master’s degree is an advanced unit of study that can be earned in about two years after students have completed a bachelor’s degree. Depending on the school, earning an MA can be done in person, online, or even part time, which is ideal for busy students.

Master of Arts in Geriatric Medicine

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SRH Hochschule für Gesundheit Gera

The master's degree Healthy Aging and Gerontology offers a unique opportunity to take an active role in the transformation of society. ... [+]

The master's degree Healthy Aging and Gerontology offers a unique opportunity to take an active role in the transformation of society.

entry requirements First degree in the field of speech therapy, academic speech therapy, Speech Sciences, Patholinguistics, clinical linguistics, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, psychology, nursing or comparable qualifications About the access of other candidate decides the Central Examination Committee study model

The course takes 14 days (Thursday to Friday) held at our campus in Karlsruhe. This study at our university can be ideal with work and home demands agree.

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The focus of the Master's program in Healthy Aging and Gerontology (MA), the rapidly changing demands are to our society and to the education and health systems due to demographic changes.... [-]

Germany Gera Bonn Stuttgart Heidelberg Karlsruhe Düsseldorf  + 3 More
October 2019
German
Full-time
2 years
Campus
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Youngstown State University (YSU)

The Master of Arts degree in gerontology is one of Youngstown State University’s newest degree programs. With a solid interdisciplinary focus on social epidemiology and a ... [+]

The Master of Arts degree in gerontology is one of Youngstown State University’s newest degree programs. With a solid interdisciplinary focus on social epidemiology and aging, the program differs from the few others of its kind in the State and joins only a handful of others throughout the country. The population across the country is changing in a way that will greatly impact healthcare professionals – it’s aging. Ohio currently has the sixth largest population of older adults in the U.S. according to the 2010 Census. The aging population, coupled with an increase in life expectancy and the decrease in birthrate, will continue to increase both the proportion and number of older adults, creating a stronger need for increased professionals in the field. From volunteer coordinators in hospice centers and hospitals to home health care employees and case managers for aging-related agencies, gerontology-focused careers will be in high demand in the near future. A master's program in gerontology may soon be essential for individuals interested in attending to the country’s aging population; YSU's new graduate program in gerontology comes as a response to new opportunities in the field.... [-]

USA Youngstown
September 2020
English
Full-time
Campus
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Northeastern Illinois University

The M.A. in Gerontology program is an award-winning academic program, recognized as a program of excellence by both the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education an ... [+]

From 2025 to 2050, the global aging population will double in number and reach 1.6 billion (An Aging World: 2015 report by the U.S. Census Bureau (2016)). There will be a need for well-trained professionals to address the needs of this growing segment of the population on a local, national, and/or global level. Northeastern’s Gerontology program offers master’s degree training addressing both current and projected occupational knowledge and skill requirements within the field of gerontology. The M.A. in Gerontology program is an award-winning academic program, recognized as a program of excellence by both the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education and the American Psychological Association professional societies in 2014.... [-]

USA Avondale
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English
Part-time
3 years
Campus
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