Adult Development and Aging (CCL)
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.
You must obtain a "C" grade or better in all courses required within the program.
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.
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|