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SchoolLakehead University - Thunder Bay
LocationThunder Bay, ON, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 5,950
Full-time Graduate: 1,000
Length3 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*70% to 100%
  •  Grade12 English 
Prerequisites NotesCompletion of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent high school diploma; Grade 12 U English, and 5 Additional Grade 12 U or M Credits
National: $7,446

The tuition cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program.
DescriptionBy the year 2041, it is projected that over 25% of Canada's population will be over the age of 65. As the world's populations age, so does the demand for professionals with knowledge in this field. Gerontology at Lakehead University is very multidisciplinary as seniors require assistance and advocacy on a range of topics from financial issues to sexuality. Gerontology incorporates elements from the following disciplines: Anthropology, Kinesiology, Psychology, Education, Public Health, Women's Studies, Social Work, and Philosophy.
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