Gerontology certificate grants are available to all part-time students accepted into the gerontology certificate program. The certificate grants are valued at $616 per credit, apply only to courses required for the gerontology certificate, and are renewable annually as long as a student continues to make satisfactory progress toward completion of the program.
Example of costs for one 3-credit course (2012-2013)
Tuition $1,232.00 per credit x 3 credits=$3,696
Less gerontology certificate grant, $616.00 per credit x 3 credits, $1,848
Charge per course = $1,848
Note: Satisfactory progress is defined as maintenance of a cumulative grade point average (GPA) 2.0 or above in certificate courses, and completion of no fewer than 3.0 credits during the academic year. Further information may be obtained by contacting the Ithaca College Office of Student Financial Services at 1-800-429-4275, or by going to the Office's website.