May 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Aging Sciences Minor

An undergraduate minor is available for students interested in pursuing careers in aging in conjunction with any undergraduate major. It may be particularly beneficial to students majoring in such disciplines as anthropology, business, communication sciences and disorders, government and international affairs, nursing, psychology, public health, health care, social work, and sociology.

Minor Requirements

The minor in Aging Sciences consists of a minimum of five (5) courses (15 credit hours).

Total Minor Credit Hours: 15

GPA Requirements

A minimum overall 2.0 GPA in minor coursework.

Grading Requirements

A grade of C- or lower in any Aging Sciences courses will not be counted toward the minor.

A maximum of 3 credits of S/U coursework may be counted toward the minor.

Advising Information

Students are strongly encouraged to meet each semester with the departmental advisor to plan courses that align with career goals.

Undergraduate Advisor: Lucy Norstrand at

Residency Requirements

Fifty percent (50%) of the minor must be completed through USF coursework.