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Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Arts
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program is a field of study that integrates several disciplinary perspectives on human aging,
including sociology, social work, psychology, and biology. It explores the aging process of
individuals and societies, including; the study of physical, mental, and social changes; the
investigation of societal changes resulting from an aging population; and the application of this
knowledge to policy and program development.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University Moorhead 56563

Labor Market Information

  • Statistical Assistants

  • Median wage: $26.00/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Social Science Research Assistants

  • Median wage: $21.73/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Medical Scientists

  • Median wage: $28.51/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Survey Researchers

  • Median wage: $30.95/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Minnesota State University Moorhead
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Avenue South Moorhead, MN 56563 Toll-Free: (877) 678-6463 Local: (218) 477-2161 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: admissions@mnstate.edu