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Online Gerontology Courses

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Online Courses Offered by the American Society on Aging and the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology

The University of Southern California is home to the oldest and largest school of gerontology in the world—the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology. ASA and USC have joined forces to offer an opportunity—exclusively available to ASA members—to earn a certificate of completion from USC in a convenient and flexible online format for $500 per five-week course. 

Additionally, you can earn CEUs from select accreditation providers when you successfully complete a course. Click here for more CEU information.

Registration for 2017 courses is now closed.

Please visit this page later this year to preview the 2018 course calendar, and
CLICK HERE if you are interested in receiving information about 2018 courses as soon as they become available.

Elder Mistreatment: Understanding Abuse and Neglect

Elder Mistreatment: Prevention of Abuse and Neglect

Managing Health and Chronic Conditions in Older Adults (formerly Health and Wellness in an Aging Society)

Fundamentals of Gerontology
 

Management Team from Los Angeles Department of Aging Completes USC Davis/ASA Gerontology Course

"Innovative online courses presented by the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology and the American Society on Aging provided members of the Los Angeles Department of Aging management team with valuable evidence-based aging knowledge," said Department General Manager Laura Trejo.

Trejo, who graduated from USC in 1982 and returned to receive her Master of Science in Gerontology and Master of Public Administration in 1987, said her team was able to immediately apply what they learned in the course to their vital work serving the older adults of Los Angeles.

 

Everything you need to know...

Want to learn a bit more about these online courses before signing up? Here's a video featuring ASA staff and USC faculty that covers everything you need to know before you enroll! 

Still have questions? Contact us!

*Tuition for ASA/USC online courses does not qualify as a tax deductible expense on IRS Form 1098-T

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