Full time Sample Program
The Master of Science Degree in Gerontology
The application deadline for fall admission is April 15 of each year .The application deadline for spring admission is October 1 of each year.
Completion of the admission process prior to that date is required for consideration for admission to the Master of Science degree in Gerontology.
If you are interested in taking courses in a Spring semester, prior to your proposed admission to the program, please contact Dr. Barbara White for information about registration through "Open University".
* If you are interested in a Certificate in Gerontology to complement your major field of study, please go to the bottomof this webpage.
What is Gerontology?
CSULB Gerontology Program Goals and Student Learning Outcomes
Admission to the Master of Science in Gerontology Program at CSULB (For Prospective Students)
Master of Science Degree Requirements
What Can I do as a Professional Working in the Field of Gerontology?
Student/Faculty Research and Scholarly Activities
Our History & Program Highlights
CSULB Gerontology Program Newsletter
Sigma Phi Omega: The National Academic and Professional Society In Gerontology
Bulletin Boards:2nd floor FCS (first boards right/left up the stairs)
Beach Board Sites: Master’s in Gerontology Student Website
Associated Center: Center for Successful Aging
Graduate Student Resources (Click Here)
Websites of Interest to Gerontology
Gerontology scholarship available $250-$500 in the spring of each semester by application. Generously donated by or in honor of the following:
- Dorothy L. and Margaret A. Fornia Gerontology Scholarship
- Swanner-Fosnight Scholarship in Gerontology
- Jeanne Bader Schoarship
For Scholarrship application form, please contact the Graduate Assistant
Certificate in Gerontology
Please visit the Gerontology Certificate website for admission requirements and the application process