To enroll in the Gerontology & Aging Care program, students must have a high school diploma or General Educational Development (GED) diploma, apply for admission to NTC and meet minimum program entry requirements.
Students who are Minnesota residents and aged 62+ are eligible to take reduced-priced courses at Northwest Tech of $12 per credit. Classes are offered in-person and online. Training on taking online courses will be provided.
- Intro to Gerontology: 3 Credits
- Biology of Aging: 3 Credits
- Death & Dying: 3 Credits
- Dementia & Alzheimer’s Care: 3 Credits
- Psychosocial Aspects of Aging: 3 Credits
- Healthy Aging: 3 Credits