Job Openings In the Field

By the year 2050, one in 7 people will be 65 or older, and according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the health care and social assistance sector will add 5 million jobs between 2012 and 2022.

  1. Learn about careers in aging according to The Gerontological Society of America.
  2. Exploring Careers in Aging

A minor in Gerontology prepares you for a multitude of careers including:

  • Nursing
  • Mental Health
  • Counseling
  • Social Work
  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Researcher
  • Administration
  • Advocacy
  • Caregiving

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Dr. Amandia Speakes-Lewis, Ph.D.
Department of Social Work 1000 Hempstead Avenue Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002