Certificate in Sociology of Medicine and Aging

Medicine and healthcare is projected to be a fast growing industry well into the 21st Century, and this growth is in part driven by the high proportion of the population that will be reaching retirement age and beyond. Students who complete this certificate will develop special insight into the various intersections between medicine/healthcare and the aging process. This is a 12 credit-hour certificate.

Required Courses:

SOC 375  Medical Sociology 3 hours
SOC 355  Death and Dying 3 hours
SOC 644  Sociology of Aging 3 hours
SOCW 620  Spirituality and Aging 3 hours

Contact Information
Dr. Pelgy Vaz
Fort Hays State University
Rarick Hall 321
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601-4099
Phone: (785) 628-5359
Email: pvaz@fhsu.edu
Web: Sociology