Aging Studies

Study the many issues affecting older adults with our Certificate in Aging Studies or start a career as an Activity Director in an assisted living community.

Additional course topics focus on the skills and knowledge of your particular interest, including Understanding Grief and Loss.





Aging Studies Certificate

Two-part course covers a range of knowledge and understanding on the issues facing aging adults. Either part may stand alone or may be combined with an elective to become a certificate.

Healthcare Activity Director

We offer two-part training to become a Healthcare Activity Director. Explore patient care, nutrition, exercise and creative ways to engage older adults in activities. This is also offered online.

Assisted Living Administrator

Assisted Living Administrator training prepares you for management level careers or for certification.

Scholarships in Aging Studies

Need financial assistance? Learn about CPCC's student scholarships in Aging Studies careers.

Additional Courses

Caring for Persons with Alzheimers and Dementia

Exercises and Nutrition for Older Adults

Resident Care Director

Opening a Small Family Care Home

Medication Technician

The Process of Aging

Transitions for Aging

Navigating Difficult Emotions

Understanding Grief and Loss