Double Minor in Gerontology


Why choose to double minor? 

  • Double minoring in Health and Medical Humanities & Gerontology can be a highly beneficial choice for students. Minoring in Gerontology equips students with knowledge about the aging population, geriatric care, and the specific needs and challenges faced by older adults. 
  • This combined expertise enhances their career prospects, making them well-equipped to work in various healthcare settings, such as hospitals, long-term care facilities, research institutes, or advocacy organizations focused on aging populations.
  • Ultimately, this interdisciplinary approach creates a well-rounded educational foundation and increases students' potential to make a meaningful impact in the healthcare field.
  • Knowledge of Gerontology and Health & Medical Humanities can make you a valuable candidate in various healthcare and aging-related careers. Possible career opportunities include healthcare administration, social work, policy, and communication.

If you are interested in double minoring, you can read more about the gerontology program through this link