Now is a Great Time to Enroll in an Online Gerontology School

By visiting the unique online school page for one of the two gerontology schools displayed below, you'll be able to obtain comprehensive info to help you make an informed decision about where to enroll. University of Phoenix, the highest ranking school below, will train students to become gerontologists, physicians, clinical dietitians, medical staff physicians, etc. and give them an outstanding chance at finding employment, directly comparable to an on-campus school. At present, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 1,308,380 people employed as life, physical, and social science employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,660. Rehabilitation counselors make on average $34,710 per year and there are about 112,690 of them employed today.

Gerontology Common Job Tasks
  • improving the quality of life for senior citizens
  • servicing to recognize normal and abnormal aging patterns
  • provoding therapy for clients suffering from depression
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Ranked by Excellence

University of Phoenix

University of Phoenix provides access to higher education opportunities that enable students to develop knowledge and skills necessary to achieve their professional goals, improve the productivity of their organizations and provide leadership and service to their communities. While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative. For program disclosure information, click here. University of Phoenix is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. University of Phoenix was placed on Notice by The Higher Learning Commission, effective June 27, 2013. For additional information, contact The Higher Learning Commission, ncahlc.org.

Gerontology Programs at University of Phoenix

Capella University

The mission of Capella University is to extend access to high quality bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and certificate programs for adults who seek to maximize their personal and professional potential. This mission is fulfilled through innovative programs that are responsive to the needs of adult learners and involve active, engaging, challenging, and relevant learning experiences offered in a variety of delivery modes.

Gerontology Programs at Capella University

Gerontology Schools by State & City

Top 20 US Gerontology Schools (campus and online)

Stanford University
Total Programs 126
Number of Subjects 95
Rank in USA 3rd
University of Southern California
Total Programs 251
Number of Subjects 166
Rank in USA 10th
Northwestern University
Total Programs 197
Number of Subjects 139
Rank in USA 11th
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Total Programs 106
Number of Subjects 103
Rank in USA 16th
The University of Texas at Austin
Total Programs 169
Number of Subjects 141
Rank in USA 18th
Swarthmore College
Total Programs 88
Number of Subjects 57
Rank in USA 37th
University of Georgia
Total Programs 197
Number of Subjects 156
Rank in USA 38th
College of William and Mary
Total Programs 59
Number of Subjects 71
Rank in USA 39th
Michigan State University
Total Programs 220
Number of Subjects 164
Rank in USA 45th
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Total Programs 152
Number of Subjects 117
Rank in USA 55th
University of Connecticut
Total Programs 191
Number of Subjects 146
Rank in USA 63rd
University of Rochester
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 102
Rank in USA 76th
United States Air Force Academy
Total Programs 48
Number of Subjects 53
Rank in USA 80th
Purdue University-Main Campus
Total Programs 122
Number of Subjects 104
Rank in USA 81st
Scripps College
Total Programs 66
Number of Subjects 59
Rank in USA 82nd
Fordham University
Total Programs 108
Number of Subjects 92
Rank in USA 93rd
Drexel University
Total Programs 125
Number of Subjects 123
Rank in USA 108th
Marquette University
Total Programs 120
Number of Subjects 111
Rank in USA 111th
Muhlenberg College
Total Programs 74
Number of Subjects 58
Rank in USA 116th
St Mary's College of Maryland
Total Programs 41
Number of Subjects 37
Rank in USA 117th