Adult Development and Aging (CCL)

Program Information

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Adult Development and Aging will prepare individuals to enter the family life education, human development, or child and family organizations field at the paraprofessional level. Students at a paraprofessional level can expect to find employment opportunities in adult day care centers, crisis intervention programs, group and halfway houses, hospice care, senior citizen centers, social service agencies (both private and State/local government), facilities for the disabled and developmentally challenged individuals, community mental health clinics, psychiatric facilities, shelters and other child and family, community-based organizations.

Program Notes

You must obtain a "C" grade or better in all courses required within the program.

Some CFS courses are offered only once a year; be sure to consider this in your academic planning.

All the courses in this program may be applied towards an Associates degree (AAS) in Family Life Education (Adult Development and Aging emphasis) if you wish to continue your studies.

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Recommended Course Sequence

Semester I - FALL 6 Credits Grade Sem/Year
BPC 110 Computer Usage & Applications OR 3    
CIS 105 Survey Computer Info Systems 3    
CFS 249 Transition to Adulthood 3    
Semester II - SPRING 13 Credits Grade Sem/Year

See an Academic Advisor or the Program Director during the first few weeks of this semester to apply for graduation.

CFS 247 Family Ties and Aging 3    
CFS 251 Transitions: Work to Retirement 3    
CFS 252 Contemporary Issues in Aging 3    
FCS 250 Portfolio Development and Professional Writing 3    
FCS 260 Family and Consumer Science Internship 1    

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