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College of Education, Health and Human Services
A Gerontology minor prepares students for professional positions in the diverse field of aging. Current predictions indicate that a "baby boomer" will turn 60 every seven seconds for the next 18 years. As a result, pairing this minor with such majors as psychology, sociology, business, English, health, education, interior design, political science and recreation, parks and tourism management, among others, will prove to be beneficial for future employment.
Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; ELR Experiential Learning; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive
*Course requires PSYC 11762 as prerequisite.
**Course requires SOC 12050 as prerequisite.
***Course requires BSCI 20020 and CHEM 10052 as prerequisites. GERO students may receive a CHEM waiver, please see advisor.
Minimum 2.250 GPA in the minor required for graduation.
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