Interdisciplinary Gerontology Studies

Interdisciplinary Gerontology Studies




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Gerontology is the study of the biological, psychological and sociological aspects of aging. Gerontology is a multidisciplinary field of study that draws on the expertise of many disciplines including business, hospitality, nursing, communication, medicine, art/film, sociology, psychology, finance. It is an interdisciplinary field in which two or more disciplines are intertwined such as gerontological nursing, elder law, gero-psychology and gerontology education. See the video or read below for more information.

Why Gerontology?

There are multiple career opportunities when you major in gerontology studies. With a gerontology major, you can tailor your coursework to meet your academic and career goals.

With this major, you will be able to:

Why study Gerontology at Saint Xavier University?

Program Requirements

For more information, please review the program requirements and course descriptions in the SXU Academic Catalog.

Program Highlights

Online and on campus, combination of 8 week and 16 week courses

2 years


August 24, 2020

Tuition Per Credit Hour: $475 
Credit Hours to Complete: 30 
Approximate Cost: $14,250

Contact Information

If you have additional questions, please contact:

Office of Admission
Phone: 844-GOTO-SXU (844-468-6798)

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