Aging and Public Policy

(19 semester hours)

For information, contact the Department of Sociology and Gerontology, 375 Upham Hall (513-529-2628).

Students in any major may pursue this multidisciplinary minor. A minimum 2.00 GPA is required for all courses in this minor and only GTY 440G Fieldwork in Gerontology may be taken on a credit/no-credit basis.

Program Requirements

All of these:

GTY 154 Aging in American Society (3)

GTY 365 Social Policy and Programs in Gerontology (3)

GTY 440G Field Experience in Gerontology (Capstone) (4)

GTY 485 Long Term Care in an Aging Society (3)

Choose TWO of the following:

GTY/SOC 318 Sociology of Aging and the Life Course (3)

DST/GTY 335 Disability and Aging (3)

GTY/SOC 357 Medical Sociology (3)

GTY/BWS 472 Race, Ethnicity and Aging (3)

GTY 476 Environment and Aging (3)

GTY 478 Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Chronic Illness (4)

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