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Minor Program

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Gerontology Minor

Required Core Courses:

SOC 1 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 189 Sociology of Aging
SOC 192  Thanatology

Plus three selected from the following list:

SOC 104 Sociology of the Family
SOC 160 Diversity in Society
SOC 103 Group Counseling
SOC 106 Introduction to Psychotherapy
SOC 108 Substance Abuse Counseling
PHI 168 Bioethics


RST 45/145 Biomedical Issues in Christian Ethics
PSY 14 Adult Development
PSY 168 Abnormal Psychology
PSY 145 Social Psychology

Total units for the Minor in Gerontology: 18