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  • Minor in Gerontology
  • Sociology & Criminal Justice

  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    Minor in Gerontology (25 Credits)

    Core Requirements

    Courses at Concordia or NDSU may be taken through the Tri-College University and substituted for SOC 308 and PSY 403. Please consult with an advisor prior to attempting such substitution.

    NURS 420 Gerontological Nursing to Promote Successful Aging (3)
    PHIL 311 Morals and Medicine (3)
    SOC 308 Social Gerontology (3)
    PSY 403 Adulthood and Aging (3)
    SOC 410 Gerontology: Policy and Practice (4)


    Students must take nine elective credits. Courses may be selected from those listed. Concordia and NDSU offer courses which may also be used as electives in the Gerontology minor. Students should consult with a faculty advisor prior to making such substitutions. Complete course lists are available from the department.

    BIOL 104 Human Biology (3)
    PHIL 311 Morals and Medicine (3)
    SOC 375 Sociology of Health and Medicine (3)
    PSY 317 Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (3) or
    SW 411 Chemical Dependency (3)