Special Offer!!
After 6 years without a change in fees, in order to make the program sustainable for years to come and to be able to continue offering high-quality distance education to those in the field of aging, the price of the S.A.G.E. Program is increasing.  If you act fast, you can lock in the current prices by registering now through January 19th 2018 – for the entire 3 course series if you like! Save $75 per course ($550.00 vs. $625.00). Total cost for the Certificate of Completion in Gerontology is $1,875.00 $1,650.00. 
Reserve your spot now at the lower rate!


The OSU S.A.G.E. Program offers an integrated series of courses in aging that provides participants with the opportunity to obtain the knowledge, as well as develop the skills and attitudes critical to meeting the health and social service needs of older adults. This three-course distance learning program of The Ohio State University is appropriate for graduate level students, professionals seeking continuing education, and others caring for our aging population. 

Participants successfully completing the OSU S.A.G.E. Program receive a Certificate of Completion in Gerontology from The Ohio State University (some exclusions apply).

Upcoming Course Schedule

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2018 OSU S.A.G.E. Program

Course   Begins Ends Registration Deadline

Introduction to Applied Gerontology
Spring Semester, 2018
Faculty: Michele Stokes, Ph.D., MS

  January 8, 2018 Week of April 23, 2018 January 8, 2018 (payments due 1-19-18)

Case Studies in Clinical Gerontology
Summer Semester, 2018

Faculty: Margaret H. Teaford, Ph.D.

  May 9, 2018 Week of July 27, 2018 April 2, 2018

Issues and Trends in Aging
Fall Semester, 2018
Faculty:  Diana Kubovcik, MSSA, LISW-S

  August 21, 2018 Week of December 5, 2018 August 1, 2018