“One hundred percent of living humans are aging every day,” said Dr. Lisa Hall. “But did you know that 10,000 Americans turn 65 every day? By 2030, 20% of the U.S. population will be older adults.” Hall, coordinator of the gerontology program within the psychology department at Missouri State University, explains how this demographic shift is changing … [Read more...] about Changing the perception of aging
College Choice recognized Missouri State University’s gerontology degree program as number nine on a list of the 15 best gerontology bachelor’s degree programs. Ranking highlights Missouri State’s program stood out because of the option to earn a dual major in gerontology and psychology, or gerontology and sociology. It also offers quality course work in areas, such as: Mental … [Read more...] about Gerontology degree ranked top 10 in the U.S.