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Scholarships available for students in gerontology-related programs!

Complete your AwardSpring application to determine your eligibility for this scholarship (and many more) in the upcoming academic year.

Pursue an in-demand career in the growing field of aging!

The College of Nursing and Health Professions at the University of Southern Indiana offers academic programs, certificates, courses, and clinical internships to prepare students to meet the unique needs of an aging population.

Bachelor of Science Health Services - Gerontology Specialization

45 credit-hour major

Bachelor of Science Health Administration

63 or 68 credit-hour major

Interdisciplinary Gerontology

18 credit-hour minor

Activity Professionals

10 credit-hour certificate

Social Services Designee

15 credit-hour certificate


1,040 hour residency

GERO 215: Global Aging

3 credit-hour class

Bachelor of Science Kinesiology, Senior Fitness Concentration

63 credit-hour major


Rebecca Lucas, Administrator-in-Training

For More Information:

Katie Ehlman photoKatie Ehlman, PhD, CHES, HFA
Center for Healthy Aging and Wellness
Professor of Gerontology

Leah FlakeLeah Flake
GWEP Gerontology Curriculum Coordinator