Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne

Gerontology

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Program Information

School:Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Faculty:Faculty of Health
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Gerontology
Description:The Gerontology program studies old age and the aging process. The purpose is to increase knowledge about old age and to improve the quality of life for older adults. The study of aging has worldwide significance in light of increasing life expectancy and the greying of baby boomers in the industrial nations.

With Canada’s population aging faster than those in most Western countries, working with seniors will become more common in all career fields in the near future and will create new opportunities for careers in gerontology.
URL:Gerontology at Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,951
International: $21,656

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Ontario secondary school students who apply for admission to first year at Laurentian University must present an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), as well as at least six grade 12 4U/4M courses (as specified in each program listing) with the minimum grade requirements. For additional information regarding admission prerequisites, contact our Admissions Office at 1-800-263-4188 or 705-675-4843.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 19, 2016