Chicago, IL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
Not Reported
student ratio
Not Reported
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Gerontology Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and paper and project or thesis, practicum
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 15th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees15 hours in social sciences (3 hours in gerontology), course in research methods or statistics, minimum GPA of 2.75
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLater life development, cultural diversity, humanities and aging, elder abuse, AIDS and aging, computer training
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Gerontology

College of Arts and Sciences
Northeastern Illinois University

3701 West Bryn Mawr LWH 0041
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Dr. Lisa Hollis-Sawyer

Coordinator/Advisor

Phone: 773-442-5846
Email: l-hollissawyer@neiu.edu

Ms. Martha Narvaez

Graduate Admission Representative

Phone: 773-442-6006
Email: m-narvaez@neiu.edu


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